[ 2 syll. fa-yet-te, fay-e-tte ] The baby girl name Fayette is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being far more popular. It is pronounced Fey-EHT †. Fayette's language of origin is English and Old English. It is predominantly used in English.
Fayette is a form of the English and Spanish Faith.
Fayette is also a form of the English Faye.
See also the related category english.
Fayette is not popular as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. In 2018, within the family of girl names directly related to Fayette, Faith was the most frequently used. In the last century Fayette has mainly been a boy name.
† Pronunciation for Fayette: F as in "fee (F.IY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)"