Origin: Fr < L Francorum rex, king of the French, device on the coin in 1360
See franc in American Heritage Dictionary 4
noun Abbr. F or fr.
Origin: Middle English frank, French gold coin
Origin: , from Old French franc
Origin: , from Medieval Latin Francōrum (rēx), (king) of the Franks (from the legend on the first of these coins)
Origin: , genitive pl. of Francus, Frank; see Frank.
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