Popularity of the last name by country

Ireland

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Origine of last name

FAIRBAIRN : Scottish: nickname from Older Scots fair bairn ‘fair child’ (from Middle English fair ‘fair beautiful; light of complexion or color of hair or eyes’ + barn ‘child’). This surname may have become confused with <a href="https://en.geneanet.org/surnames/Fairburn">Fairburn</a> and <a href="https://en.geneanet.org/surnames/Freeborn">Freeborn</a>.

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