frank

  • 21Frank — Frank, n. [See {Frank}, a.] The privilege of sending letters or other mail matter, free of postage, or without charge; also, the sign, mark, or signature denoting that a letter or other mail matter is to go free of postage. Called also the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 22Fränk — ist ein männlicher Vorname. Herkunft und Bedeutung Fränk ist eine letzeburgische Variante des Namens Frank. Namensträger Fränk Schleck (* 1980), luxemburgischer Radrennfahrer Kategorie: Männlicher Vorname …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 23Frank — m English: 1 Of Germanic origin. The name referred originally to a member of the tribe of the Franks, who are said to have got the name from a characteristic type of spear that they used (as the Saxons did from a characteristic knife). When the… …

    First names dictionary

  • 24Frank — Frank, v. t. To shut up in a frank or sty; to pen up; hence, to cram; to fatten. [Obs.] Shak. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 25Frank — Frank, n. [Cf. F. franc. See {Frank}, a.] 1. (Ethnol.) A member of one of the German tribes that in the fifth century overran and conquered Gaul, and established the kingdom of France. [1913 Webster] 2. A native or inhabitant of Western Europe; a …

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  • 26Frank's — may refer to:*Frank s Red Hot, a cayenne pepper hot sauce *Frank s Nursery Crafts, a defunct U.S. retailer …

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  • 27Frank — Frank, Silbermünze, seit 1803 die Einheit des französischen Münzsystems. Die Münze wurde später auch in zahlreichen andern Staaten angenommen: 1827 im Königreich Sardinien (Lira nuova), 1830 in Belgien, 1850 in der Schweiz, 1861 in Italien (Lira) …

    Lexikon der gesamten Technik

  • 28frank — index candid, clear (apparent), credible, direct (forthright), genuine, honest, ingenuous …

    Law dictionary

  • 29frank — [fræŋk] verb [transitive] to print a sign on an envelope or package to show that the cost of sending it has been paid: • All mail for despatch should be franked. • If the volume of mail is high, a franking machine can save time. * * * frank UK US …

    Financial and business terms

  • 30frank — »frei, offen«: Das im 15. Jh. aus frz. franc mlat. Francus »Franke; (adjektivisch:) fränkisch; frei« entlehnte Adjektiv war von Anfang an vornehmlich in der Fügung »frank und frei« üblich, in der es heute noch allein lebendig ist. Die synonyme… …

    Das Herkunftswörterbuch

  • 31frank — ubøj. adj. (uafhængig); fri og frank …

    Dansk ordbog

  • 32frank — (fr[a^][ng]k), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {franked} (fr[a^][ng]kt); p. pr. & vb. n. {franking}.] 1. To send by public conveyance free of expense. Dickens. [1913 Webster] 2. To extempt from charge for postage, as a letter, package, or packet, etc. [1913… …

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  • 33Frank — Frank, n. [OF. franc.] A pigsty. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …

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  • 34Frank — Frank, n. (Zo[ o]l.) The common heron; so called from its note. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster] …

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  • 35Frank — one of the Germanic people that conquered Celtic Gaul from the Romans c.500 C.E. and called it France, from Frankish *Frank (Cf. O.H.G. Franko, O.E. Franca). The origin of the ethnic name is uncertain; it traditionally is said to be from the old… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 36Frank — (izg. frȁnk) DEFINICIJA 1. Anne (1929 1945), židovska djevojčica, umrla u njemačkom koncentracionom logoru u Bergen Belsenu; na tavanu kuće u Amsterdamu pronađen je njezin dnevnik u kojem je opisala skrivanje svoje obitelji pred nacistima;… …

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  • 37frank — Adj. (Mittelstufe) offen und direkt Synonyme: frei, freimütig, rundheraus Beispiel: Er hat meine Frage frank beantwortet. Kollokation: eine franke Antwort …

    Extremes Deutsch

  • 38Frank H. Wu — is the author of Yellow: Race in America Beyond Black and White , which argues for a new paradigm of civil rights that includes people of all backgrounds rather than relying on a black white paradigm and that addresses forms of racial… …

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  • 39Frank [1] — Frank, 1) Sebastian, geb. um 1500 in Donauwörth (daher er sich S. F. von Wörd od. von Wert nennt), verheirathete sich 1528 in Nürnberg mit Ottilie Behaim, war Anfangs ein Anhänger Luthers (welcher auch zu seiner Übersetzung der Beschreibung der… …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 40Frank [2] — Frank, Münze, so v.w. Franc …

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