Last name origins & meanings:
- English and Scottish: topographic name from Old English
(ge)fyrhþe ‘woodland’ or ‘scrubland on the edge of a
- Scottish: habitational name from Firth in Orkney.
- Welsh: topographic name from Welsh ffrith, ffridd
‘barren land’, ‘mountain pasture’ (a borrowing of the Old English word
mentioned in 1).
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