Gender: Female Meaning of Firth: "estuary or arm of the sea" Origin of Firth: Scottish nature name

Firth Origin and Meaning

The name Firth is a girl's name of Scottish origin meaning "estuary or arm of the sea".

Highly unusual water name -- and actor Colin surname -- with a Scottish burr. Firth derives from the Old Norse word fjord.

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hollyannabell Says:


There is an estuary near where i live called the Firth of Forth so this name is forever associated with the Forth Road Bridge. It also reminds me of Frith, the rabbits god in watership down.

juliabrowneyes Says:


I don't dislike it, but it kind of looks like "filth."

Zelliew Says:


OK as a surname

Theodora_Phoenix Says:


Sounds like 1th, a typo of 1st.

jordalini Says:


I just think of the actor, I do not think this would be a very nice name.

faithnamer Says:


This is the 'ermahgerd' version of my name, Faith! Haha!