Meaning and Origin of: Faith
Girl name origins & meanings:
- Latin : Trust
Girl name variations
Family name origins & meanings:
- English (most frequent in northern Ireland) : from Middle English fe(i)th ‘belief (especially Christian belief)’, ‘faithfulness’, ‘loyalty’. This may have been a nickname for a trustworthy person, but was more probably bestowed on one who used ‘Faith!’ frequently as a mild oath or exclamation.