Lafayette name meaning

Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: French
Usage: English
Pronunciation: l(a)-fa-yette
Meaning: Faithful
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What does Lafayette mean?

Durable and Preeminent Lafayette primarily is used in English is originated from French is a gender insensitive name, meaning of Lafayette is "Faithful".

How do I pronounce Lafayette?

l(a)-fa-yette is the most common way to pronounce three syllabled Lafayette. There are multiple ways to say the baby name, i.e., lafaye(t)-te.

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How popular is the name Lafayette?

Lafayette is a familiar baby name in United States, it has been in use since 1880 and was able to reach the top 400 names. In 1886, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 325 on boy names chart when 86 babies were given the name Lafayette.

Over 4806 babies in United States have been named Lafayette. Also, Lafayette is a familiar name in Brazil and Liberia. At least, 4000 people around the globe have been given the name as per our research.

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What numerology tells about Lafayette?

Monotony always finds a way to make you do stupid and reckless things. Travelling is your passion. You are not like other people. You can't get used to a boring life and monotony. 2 as your personality number reveals your shyness. You are a child of change. You often end up hurt and disappointed. Pay attention to your friends. Not everyone wishes you well. You always watch not to hurt anyone's emotions.

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Middle names for Lafayette

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Famous people named Lafayette

  • Lafayette Head, first Lieutenant Governor of Colorado
  • Lafayette Mendel, American biochemist known for his work
  • Lafayette S. Foster, nineteenth-century American politician and lawyer
  • Lafayette McLaws, United States Army officer and a Confederate general
  • Lafayette C. Baker, United States investigator and spy
  • Lafayette Young, newspaper reporter and editor
  • Lafayette Bunnell, American physician, author, and explorer
  • Lafayette Guild, surgeon in the antebellum United States Army
  • Lafayette Lane, Representative from the U.S. state of Oregon
  • Lafayette F. Mosher, American politician and judge in Oregon
  • Lafayette Russell, American football running back and later an actor
  • Lafayette Thomas, American blues singer, and guitarist

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