English word name"a declaration that one will do or refrain from doing something specified"
Promise Origin and Meaning
The name Promise is both a boy's name and a girl's name meaning "a declaration that one will do or refrain from doing something specified".
Promise is one of those word names with an uplifting meaning that is making inroads as a girls' name, like sisters Dream and Serenity. How promising is Promise as a first name? Our try at cleverness illustrates perhaps the biggest problem with naming your baby girl Promise: It will be difficult for people to resist making bad puns on the name. We promise (argh) you'll be tired of hearing them well before your baby Promise's first birthday.
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Famous People Named Promise
- Promise PhanYouTube makeup artist (username dope2111), sister,in,law of Michelle Phan
Promise in Pop Culture
- A promise is a commitment.