What does Verity mean?
Verity /ver-i-ty/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced VARE-i-tee. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Verity is "truth". Puritan virtue name. Less common than Constance, Prudence, and Hope.
Verity has 35 more related forms via Constance, Prudence: Con, Concetina, Conetta, Connee, Conney, Conni, Connie▼, Conny, Constanca, Constancia, Constancy, Constanta, Constantia, Constantija, Constantina, Constantine, Constantya, Constanz, Constanza, Constanze, Konnie, Konny, Konstance, Konstancja, Konstantija, Konstantina, Konstanze, Kosta, Kostatina, Pru, Prudencia, Prudie, Prudy, Prue and Tina▼.Kreatif forms: Varity, Verrity, Verty. [more]
How popular is Verity?
Verity is an uncommonly occurring first name for women but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#23391 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Verity and related names. Prominent related forms of Verity (not ranked) listed in the Top 1000 are Connie, Constance, Hope (#231 the previous year), Prudence and Tina. Variants like Con are seldom used. These girl names reached the top of their popularity during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.672%) and have become much less popular since (usage 0.1538%, down 77.1%), with the forms Connie, Constance, Prudence and Tina becoming less stylish. Hope (#231) is the most chic baby name here. (2014 Birth Statistics)