noun, plural francs [frangks; French frahn] /fræŋks; French frɑ̃/.
Origin of franc
Examples from the Web for franc
Contemporary Examples of franc
In politics, there are inevitably issues that divide that coalition (Franc cited immigration as an example).
If you always suspected that the Heritage Foundation wanted its policy work to toe an ideological line, Franc agrees with you!
Franc notes that this is a "judgement call" but look at what Franc is saying here about the Heritage Foundation and conservatism.
Historical Examples of franc
I gave her a spray of lilac, I remember, and you gave her a franc.Alexander's Bridge and The Barrel Organ
Willa Cather and Alfred Noyes
You can get a very excellent breakfast for a franc and a half.Rollo in Paris
"We were in the franc tireurs of Dijon," Ralph said, a little proudly.
They have not done any very great things, the franc tireurs.
This was what the commandant of the franc tireurs had hoped for, and expected.
French coin, late 14c., from Medieval Latin Francorum Rex "King of the Franks," inscribed on gold coins first made during the reign of Jean le Bon (1350-64). An official monetary unit of France from 1795.