Boy name origins & meanings
- Old English : Blond-haired
Boy name variations
Family name origins & meanings
- English : habitational name from any of various places, for example Fairfield in Derbyshire or Kent, both named from Old English as fæger ‘beautiful’ + feld ‘open country’, or Fairfield in Worcestershire, which is named with Old English fō ‘hog’ + feld.
- John Fairfield was an immigrant to Charlestown, MA, in 1635.