Name: Fairfax

Origin and Meaning of the Name Fairfax

  • Meaning:
    Beautiful hair
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (FARE fax)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Fairfax)
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Miscellaneous Info for Fairfax

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    A nickname for someone with beautiful hair, from the Old English elements 'fger' (lovely) and 'feax' (hair, tresses), now used mainly as a surname.

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