Baby Names for Girls and Boys of English Origin – F

So many choices for baby names and you already feel lost? We feel you! Finding the perfect name for your baby can be a daunting task. But it doesn’t have to be! Find some time every week to go through names, discuss it with your other significant half, and start creating short lists.

A tip that always works with parents who are searching the ideal baby name is to print out our extensive lists of names and meanings and assign cross out the ones that you don’t like. Then go back and go through the list again, crossing some more names out. Try not to disagree too much at this stage, as you will have plenty of time to do that later!

Once you have created your shortlist, assign a number next to each name and try to visualise your baby having this name. Imagine you and your partner calling him or her. Try to get a clear picture with as many details as possible. If you find this too hard, try to relax and come back later. Finding the perfect name for your baby girl or baby boy needs time and jumping into quick decisions might cause some misunderstandings in the future.

So, without further ado, we present you the full list of names that start with the letter F and are of English origin!

Baby Names for Girls and Boys of English Origin F

English Baby Names that start with the letter F

Fairfax: Fair Haired

Fairly: From the clearing overgrown with ferns

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Faith: keep the faith, we are sure you know this!

Falcon: Bird in the Hawk Family but also a name given to many airplane models

Fancy: Decorated/Idea, notion

Farley: From the fern-covered clearing

Farrah: Ironsmith

Farren: Iron-grey

Favian: Form of Fabian, it is just the English version of the Roman name Fabianus.

Fawn: Young Deer

Fayre: Beautiful

Fell: Dweller on the mountain

Felton: From the town by the field

Fenmore: Dear love/Fen moor

Fenton: From the fen town

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Fergie: Strength of Man, but also the short form of the name Ferguson, see name meaning below. Although it is a boy name, Stacy Ann Ferguson (born 1975), the American singer and member of the Black Eyed Peas, chose Fergie as her stage name.

Ferguson: Son of Fergus

Fern: is any one of a group of about 12,000 species of plants belonging to the botanical group known as Pteridophyta.

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Ferris: From Ferrieres, France

Fews: this name has an unknown meaning

Field: field, you guessed right!

Fielding: From the Field

Filbert: Love bright

Fisher: Fisherman

Fisk: A Fish

Fitzroy: Son of the king

Fitzwilliam: Son of William

Fleta: Swift

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Fletcher: Arrow Maker

Flo: Short form of Florence

Florrie: Diminutive form of Florence

Flower: another imaginative (!) name with an obvious meaning

Floyd: gray, but most known as Pink Floyd, the famous rock band.

Forbes: Prosperous, now you know why the economic and financial magazine was called Forbes.

Ford: River crossing, a car that can really go anywhere

Fordon: From the ridge way

Forest or Forrest: from the woods

Forrester: of the forest

Forster or Foster: From the name Forester

Fortune: Luck, fate

Fountain: a spring

Fox: the cunning wild animal

Fraley: Friar

Fran: Short form of Francis/Frances

Frank: Free or Truthful

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Franklin: a free man, often refers to Benjamin Franklin, a Founding Father of the United States.

Frayne: Dweller by an ash tree

Frazier: Strawberry

Fred or Freddy: Peace Ruler

Frederica or Fredrica or Fredricka: Peace Ruler

Frederick or Fredrick: Peace Ruler

Freed: Wood, woodland

Freeman: free man, isn’t that obvious?

Fremont: Freedom Mountain

Frenchie or Frenchy: From France

Frick: Brisk, vigorous

Frideswide: Peace strength

Frost: The Freezing of Water

Frye: free

Fuchsia: the name comes from the pink color flower fuchsia which got its name from a German scientist called Leonhart Fuchs.

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Fulbright: Very bright

Fulk: Folk, people

Fuller: Cloth bleacher

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