First name origin & meaning:

Old French: Fairy

First name variations: Faye, Fae, Fai, Faie, Faya, Fayah, Fayana, Fayette, Fei, Feya, Feyah, Feye, Fay

Last name origins & meanings:

  1. English: variant of Fay.
  2. Southern French: topographic name for someone who lived by a beech tree or beech wood.
  3. German: nickname for a vagrant, from Middle High German vēhe ‘enmity’, ‘strife’.
  4. German: from a popular medieval pet form of the female personal name Sophie, honored as a martyr and saint.
  5. Danish: unexplained.

Famous people with this first name: Tina Fey

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