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.

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VARIANT: Faithe
DIMINUTIVES: Fae, Fay, Faye
Entry updated July 2, 2008