Fairfax Name Meaning

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Fairfax

Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name Fairfax

Fairfax

Lovely Hair

Originally a surname from the 17th century for someone with beautiful long hair. Derived from Old English faeger ‘lovely’ and feax ‘hair, tresses’.

Meaning:

Lovely hair

Origin:

English

Gender:

For a boy or girl

Popularity:

Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names

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