Frog (American card game)

Frog is a trick-taking, card game for 3 players that is or was popular in southern USA and Mexico (where it is known as Rana). It is a member of the German Tarok group of games that originate from an attempt to play the tarot card game of Grosstarock with non-tarot cards.

Frog
Hearts are trumps in frog and grand
OriginUnited States, possibly Mexico
TypeTrick-taking
FamilyGerman Tarok group
Players3–5 (3 active)
Cards36
DeckFrench
PlayClockwise
Card rank (highlow)A 10 K Q J 9 - 6
Related games
German Tarok  Bavarian Tarock  Six-Bid  Tapp
Contracts: Frog (pick-up), Chico (simple solo) and Grand (heart solo)

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