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Trevor vs Franklin - What's the difference?

trevor | franklin |

As a noun franklin is

(obsolete except historical) a freeholder, especially as belonging to a class of landowners in the 14th and 15th century ranking below the gentry.



Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • , from Welsh Trefor. Popular in the UK in the 1950s and the 1960s.
  • * 1941 , The Destructors , Collected Stories, Heinemann 1941, page 327
  • He never wasted a word even to tell his name until that was required of him by the rules. When he said 'Trevor' it was a statement of fact, not as it would have been with the others a statement of shame or defiance. - - - There was every reason why T., as he was afterwards referred to, should have been an object of mockery - there was his name ( and they substituted the initial because otherwise they had no excuse not to laugh at it ) - - -





    Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • (1706-1790), American author, scientist, inventor, and diplomat, and one of the Founding Fathers.
  • transferred from the surname, partly in honor of Benjamin Franklin.
  • A town in Alabama
  • A town in Arkansas
  • A town in Connecticut
  • A village in Georgia, USA
  • A city in Idaho
  • A village in Illinois
  • A city in Indiana
  • A city in Iowa
  • A city in Kentucky
  • A city in Louisiana
  • A town in Maine
  • A rural municipality in Manitoba, Canada
  • A town in Massachusetts
  • A village in Michigan
  • A city in Minnesota
  • A city in Missouri
  • A city in Nebraska
  • A city in New Hampshire
  • A borough in New Jersey
  • One of two towns in New York
  • A town in North Carolina
  • A city in Ohio
  • A city in Pennsylvania
  • A municipality in Quebec
  • A township and a river in Tasmania
  • A city in Tennessee
  • A town in Vermont
  • A city in Virginia
  • A town in West Virginia
  • A city and a few towns in Wisconsin
  • Derived terms

    * Franklin stove

    See also

    * Frank


    (en noun)
  • (US, informal) A one-hundred-dollar bill, which carries the portrait of Benjamin Franklin.
  • Synonyms

    * Benjamin ----