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Gender: Male Meaning of Fairbairn: "fair-haired child" Origin of Fairbairn: Scottish

The name Fairbairn is a boy's name of Scottish origin meaning "fair-haired child". Fairbairn and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Fair and discussed in our forums with posts like "Totally, Kinda, or No Way?".

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