What does Fae mean?
Fae [fae] as a girls' name is a Middle English name, and the name Fae means "belief; fairy". Fae is an alternate spelling of Faith (Middle English). Fae is also a variation of Fay: late 19th-century coinage.
(female) Fale, Ffi, ..
(male) Fal, Fi, .. Middle name pairings:
Fae Julietta (F.J.), ..
How popular is Fae?
Fae is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2991 out of 4276, Top 70%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Fae reached its highest position of #836 in the U.S. during 1910-1919, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Faith (#91 a year ago), Fay, Faye (#928) and Fayth are the prominent alternative forms of Fae. Other forms, like Faythe, are uncommon. These forms of Fae reached the top of their popularity a decade ago (adoption of 0.5%) and are somewhat less common today (adoption 0.3%, ▼45%), with versions like Fay becoming less in vogue.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Fan, Gae, Jae, Mae▼ and Rae▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Fae.See names in meaning and etymology.