"happy, joyous"

Fane Origin and Meaning

The name Fane is a boy's name of English origin meaning "happy, joyous".

Fane, used as a nickname in the Middle Ages for someone with a cheerful disposition, is one of the more offbeat members of the Zane-Kane family.

Famous People Named Fane

  • Fane FlawsNew Zealand singer,songwriter

Fane in Pop Culture

  • Fane is a Romanian diminutive of Stefanthe Romanian form of Stephen, which derives from a Greek name meaning 'crown'. It may also be a medieval nickname for a happy individual. Furthermore, Fane was the surname of the Earls of Westmorland.