Given Name FAITH

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: FAYTH   [details]

Meaning & History

Simply from the English word faith, ultimately from Latin fidere "to trust". This was one of the virtue names adopted by the Puritans in the 17th century.

Categories

virtues, word names
VARIANT: Faithe
DIMINUTIVES: Fae, Fay, Faye
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