Geoffrey

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Male Male Name

Origin and Meaning

English name of Germanic (Frankish and Lombard) origin of uncertain meaning. Theories include:

1) English form of Gaufrid [1]

2) English form of Walafrid [1]

3) English combination of Gaufrid and Walafrid [2]

4) English form of Gisalfrid [1]

5) English form of Godafrid (unlikely) [1]

Related Names

Geoffrey
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English
Geoffroi
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English
Jeff
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Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Jeffrey
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Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Jófreyr
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Old Norse
Jofrøy
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Norwegian

See also Jófrøðr

Statistics

Name Count per Country

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Country
Commonness
Commonness
Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Sweden Sweden[3]
0 2 98 200
Norway Norway[4]
0 n.a. 83 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[5]
0 n.a. 66 n.a.
Finland Finland[6]
0 0 n.a. 133
  #: count of main first name only
  &: count of both main and additional first names
Name counts are approximate as statistics normally is not published
for names given to less than 3 or 5 persons per country.

 

No recent statistics trend found in databases for Geoffrey.

Sources: [3] [5] [4] [6]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges: Oxford Dictionary of First Names (2003)
  2. Rosa und Volker Kohlheim: Duden Das große Vornamenlexikon (2007)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  4. 4.0 4.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  5. 5.0 5.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  6. 6.0 6.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi