GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: JEF-ree   [key]
Meaning & History
Medieval variant of GEOFFREY. In America, Jeffrey has been more common than Geoffrey, though this is not true in Britain.
Related Names
DIMINUTIVES: Geoff, Jeff, Jep
OTHER LANGUAGES: Gaufrid, Gisilfrid, Godafrid, Walahfrid (Ancient Germanic), Godfried (Dutch), Geoffrey, Geoffroy (French), Gottfried (German), Gofraidh, Séafra, Siothrún (Irish), Goffredo, Fredo (Italian), Geoffroi (Medieval French), Godtfred (Norwegian), Godofredo (Portuguese), Goraidh (Scottish), Godofredo (Spanish), Gottfrid (Swedish), Sieffre (Welsh)
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