Virtue name

Faith Origin and Meaning

The name Faith is a girl's name of English origin.

Faith is one of the most straightforward of the virtue names popularized by the Puritans in the seventeenth century, many parents still choosing it as an indicator of their religious conviction. Faith peaked in 2002 at Number 48.

Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban are the parents of a daughter they called Faith, little sister for Sunday -- a sibset suitable for a minister's brood. A prominent adult bearer is country singer Faith Hill.

# 191 in the US

Faith Rank in US Top 1000

# 638 on Nameberry

Faith Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Faith Popularity

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Famous People Named Faith

  • (Audrey) Faith HillAmerican country music singer
  • Faith Renée EvansAmerican R&B singer
  • Alexis "Faith" FordAmerican actress
  • Faith Swank BurrowsAmerican Jazz Age cartoonist
  • Faith PrinceAmerican actress
  • Faith Yvonne LeechAustralian Olympic swimmer
  • Faith DaneAmerican actress and singer
  • Faith Lou EshamAmerican operatic soprano
  • Faith PopcornAmerican futurist and author
  • Faith YangTaiwanese rock singer
  • Faith ShroderAmerican television personality/model; daughter of actor Ricky Shroder
  • Faith Altman (b. 1989)daughter of comedian Jeff Altman and actress Leslie Ackerman
  • Faith Margaret Kidman Urban (b. 2010)daughter of actress Nicole Kidman and singer Keith Urban
  • Faith Evangeline Elisa Grammer (b. 2012)daughter of actor Kelsey Grammer

Faith in Pop Culture

  • "Faith" song by George Michael
  • "Faith" song by Bon Iver
  • Faith Lehanecharacter on TV's "Buffy the Vampire Slayer"
  • Faith Fairfielda main character on TV's "Hope & Faith," played by Faith Ford
  • Faith Williamscharacter in "Generation Dead" by Daniel Waters
  • Faith Snydercharacter on American soap "As the World Turns"
  • Faith Connorsmain character in the video game "Mirror's Edge"
  • Faith Mitchellcharacter in the Will Trent series by Karin Slaughter
  • Faith Waltersa main character in "Fury on Fire" by Sophie Jordan
  • Faith Fraserdaughter of Claire and Jamie Fraser in the Outlander series
  • Faithcharacter in 2012 film "Spring Breakers", played by Selena Gomez
  • Faith Spinneyhedgehog character in Brian Jacques' "Salamandastron"
  • Faith Seedcharacter in the video game "Far Cry 5"

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