US Popularity:519
Meaning:Trust; Devotion
Faith is a feminine name of English origin meaning “trust” or “devotion.” This virtue name was popularized in the 17th century by Puritans along with Grace, Hope, and Charity and has only risen in fame since then, featuring in the top 200 names from 1999 to 2012. Although this moniker has seen a recent decline, parents still reach for Grace, Faith, and Hope as inspirational middle names. Choosing the classic Faith for your little one will serve as a meaningful reminder of the importance of loyalty and trust.

Famous People Named Faith

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  • Faith Hill

Faith Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Faith is currently #1388 on The Bump
Girl:Faith is currently #638 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Faith is currently #519 in U.S. births
Girl:Faith is currently #181 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 84
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
  • Dictionary of Medieval Names from European Sources, Faith

  • Behind the Name, Faith, July 2008

  • Online Etymology Dictionary, faith (n.), July 2023

  • Merriam-Webster, faith

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