Frank

Frank may refer to:

* A member of the medieval Germanic people, the Franks
* Frank (given name)
* Frank (surname)
* Talk to FRANK the British Government drugs awareness campaign
* Franked mail, the ability to send mail by one's signature rather than by postage
*Nakajima Ki-84 (Nato code: Frank) Japanese WWII fighter aircraft.

In currency
*Swiss frank (or franc), the currency of Switzerland since 1850
*Liechtenstein frank, the currency of Liechtenstein since 1920
*Westphalian frank, currency of the Kingdom of Westphalia between 1808 and 1813

In music
* "Frank", an album by Squeeze
* "Frank", an Amy Winehouse album
* Frank (band), a four-piece girl band created for a Channel 4 comedy drama series
* F.R.A.N.K., a British born DJ

In geography
* Frank, Alberta, a small community in the Crowsnest Pass at the southern end of the Canadian Rockies
* Frank, West Virginia, an unincorporated community located in Pocahontas County, West Virginia, USA
* Frank Slide, a natural landslide feature in the southern Rocky Mountains of Canada

In physics
*Ilya Frank, a Soviet physicist, winner of the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1958

In popular culture
* Frank (fictional rabbit), man-sized rabbit from the movie "Donnie Darko"
* "Frank" (comics), series of experimental comic books by Jim Woodring
* "Frank" (magazine), a Canadian scandal sheet
* "", a review published by the Clinton School of Public Service
* "Frank and Ernest" (comic strip), comic strip
* "Totally Frank", a comedy drama series
* TV's Frank, character from "Mystery Science Theater 3000"
* Franky, cyborg from anime and manga One Piece.
* Franky G, an American film and television actor
* Franky Lee, a Swedish punk-rock
* Frank Rossitano, a character on 30 Rock.
* Frank Caliendo, an American comedy actor.
* Frank TV, a show starring Frank Caliendo.

In video games
* Frank "The hunter", one of the player's wingmen in the game Blazing Angels
* Frank Tenpenny, a crooked police officer in the video game "Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas"
* Frank West, main character of Capcom's "Dead Rising"

Frank may also refer to:
* hot dogs
* Anthe (moon) (code named "Frank"), by the Cassini Imaging Team between its discovery and its official naming

ee also

* Franc (disambiguation)
* Franks (disambiguation)
* Franck


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  • frank — (fr[a^][ng]k), a. [Compar. {franker} (fr[a^][ng]k [ e]r); superl. {frankest}.] [F. franc free, frank, L. Francus a Frank, fr. OHG. Franko the name of a Germanic people on the Rhine, who afterward founded the French monarchy; cf. AS. franca… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Frank — (Anne) (1929 1945) jeune Juive allemande émigrée aux Pays Bas en 1933. Elle écrivit, de 1942 à 1944, alors que sa famille et elle même se cachaient pour échapper aux nazis, un journal, publié en 1947. Frank (Robert) (né en 1924) photographe… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • frank — (nur noch in frank und frei) Adj std. phras. (15. Jh.) Stammwort. Offenbar ein altes germanisches Wort für frei (frei), das früh ins Lateinische und die romanischen Sprachen entlehnt wurde (belegt seit 596) und von dort auf das Germanische… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • frank — frank1 [fraŋk] adj. [ME < OFr franc, free, frank < ML francus < LL Francus, a Frank, hence free man (i.e., member of the ruling race in Gaul) < Gmc * Frank (> OHG Franco) < ? or akin to * franco, a spear, javelin > OE franca …   English World dictionary

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