Faith Name Meaning & Origin

Faith

Pronunciation: FAYTH (key)

Origin of the name Faith:

Derived from faith, which denotes unquestioning belief and complete trust in God. The word has its root in the Latin fides (confidence, belief). Faith, a very popular name among the 17th-century Puritans, continues to be an often-used name among modern Christians.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

Related Names:

Fayth, Faythe

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Nicknames for Faith

Faithy, Faithers, Fay, Faye Faye, Face, Fay Bay, Faither Bug, 'fefe', 'finfin'

Meanings and history of the name Faith

Being sure of what you hope for, and certain of what you do not see

Trust, confidence, elevated to the highest level

Famous real-life people named Faith

Faith Manlangit Policarpio (Philippines)

Faith in song, story & screen

Song: Faith by George Michael
Faith Lehane from "Buffy the Vampire Slayer"

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