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Name Jeffery

Origin:From Germanic words for region, area and strangerTools:

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Gender:male
Languages of use:English
US 2015 rank:#776     ... 774:Stetson, 775:Willie, 776:Jeffery, 777:Brantlee, 778:Elisha ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Jeffrey     Details
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About Geoffrey, the group of names with the same origin as Jeffery

Language of origin:Germanic
Info about origin:old Germanic two-element name whose Old French form became popular
 brought to England by the Normans
 probably several names merged into one, with the first elements gawja (region, area) and walah (stranger)
 often confused with the name Godfrey/Gottfried
Words:gawja = the region, the area  Germanic
 walah = the stranger  Germanic
 friduz = the peace, the protection  Germanic
Topics:Two-element name
Variants' top ranks:10:Jeffrey USA 1960-1969,  25:Geoffrey England+Wales 1944,  46:Jeffery USA 1960-1969,  54:Jeff USA 1960-1969
Somehow related to:Godfrey
Name variants:Geoffrey, Geoffroi, Geoffroy, Jeff, Jeffery, Jeffrey   Sortable list   Details
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USA decadesGraph1990-1999 203,  1980-1989 100,  1970-1979 67,  1960-1969 46
USA yearlyGraph2015 776,  2014 664,  2013 628,  2012 639,  2011 604,  2010 567,  2009 556,  2008 509,  2007 484,  2006 431,  2005 436,  2004 417,  2003 374,  2002 361,  2001 350,  2000 333,  1999 309,  1998 293,  1997 262,  1996 255,  1995 234,  1994 203,  1993 192