Origin: after an Eng village of the same namecity in SW Conn., near Bridgeport: pop. 57,000
Origin: after Fairfield, Conn.city in W Calif., near Vallejo: pop. 96,000
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- A city of southeast Australia, a suburb of Sydney. Population: 180,000.
- A city of western California north-northeast of Oakland. It was founded in 1859. Population: 105,000.
- A town of southwest Connecticut on Long Island Sound southwest of Bridgeport. Settled in 1639, it is mainly residential and has varied light industries. Population: 57,800.