Paquita Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Francisca:
Feminine form of Francisco, which is derived from the Middle Latin Franciscus (a Frenchman), which is from Francus (a Frank, a freeman), the root of which is the Old French franc (free).
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Paquita is a nickname for Francisca. Other nicknames for Francisca include: Pachita, Pancha,and Panchita.
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Paquita la del Barrio, stage name of Mexican singer Francisca Viveros Barradas (b. 1947)
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Paquita is a ballet that takes place in Spain. The heroine is a young Gypsy girl named Paquita.