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Verity

What does Verity mean?

Verity Pronunciation of Verity [ver-i-ty] 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.

Associated with: truth, puritan, virtue.

Variations

Verity has 4 variants: Veretie, Verety, Verita and Veritie.

Creative forms:
(female) Virity, Virty, ..

(male) Verite, Verte, ..

Middle name pairings:
Verity Noelle (V.N.), ..

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. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Shown below is a study of the statistics of the girl name Verity and related names. Prominent related forms of Verity (not ranked) listed in the Top 2000 are Constance (#1544 the previous year), Hope (#231) and Prudence. These relations of Verity reached the top of their popularity 75 years ago (usage of 0.2%) and are somewhat less common today (usage 0.1%, down 47.7%). (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Constance, Hope, Prudence in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Verity and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Amity, Berit, Berrty (see Bertha), Berty, Betty, Britty, Caity, Christy, Cristy, Gerty, Hetty, Kaity, Kerith, Khristy, Kirsty, Kristy, Letty, Marty, Nerit, Netty, Perita, Purity, Serenity, Serita, Sharity, Tetty, Unity, Vanita, Vanity, Vardit, Vardith, Vedis, Veeta, Veida, Veira, Velika, Venia, Venice, Venise, Venita, Venitia, Venize, Vera, Verbina, Verda, Verdad, Verde, Verdie, Vere, Verginya, Verica, Verina, Verine, Verinka (see Vera), Verka, Verla, Verlee, Verline, Verly, Verlye (see Beverly), Verna, Verne, Verneta (see Verna), Vernie, Vernis, Vernita, Veron, Verona, Verone, Veta, Vevay, Vevina, Vinita, Virgy and Vita. These names tend to be more commonly used than Verity.

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