Geoffrey meaning, origin, history

Name: Geoffrey No. of characters: 8 Gender: BoyOrigin: English French Germanic
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Meanings: Divine Peace Peaceful Traveller English name of Germanic origin, meaning composition, "Gau", "the stranger" and "peace". Namesakes: Geoffrey Chaucer, English poet and writer.

Geoffrey was ranked 853 in 2015 list of US boys name and dropped by 2.90% from its previous ranking of 829 in 2014. Geoffrey was ranked 857 in 1993 list of US girls name and dropped by 4.90% from its previous ranking of 817 in 1988. First name derived from Geoffroy. Comes from the Germanic "Godo and Frido" Means: "God and Peace" festival in November 8th.. Geoffrey have a great capacity for work; love life and give themselves totally to whatGeoffreydo. Enthusiastic, friendly to all,Geoffreyare talkative and always want to explain everything. Geoffrey can not stand injustice and fight for change. Rather unruly,Geoffreyresent the authority and conformism.

Full form of Geoffrey : Generous Eager Obedient Fashionable Flexible Rational Educated Young

Geoffrey is a rare first name for a boy in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1996 and ranked 1421 in 2014. Only 311 people have Geoffrey as their first name. Geoffrey is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Geoffrey is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular since 1943 and ranked 853 (0.001969% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 53998 people wear Geoffrey as their first name. Geoffrey is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1895 and ranked 853 (0.001969% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 53998 people have Geoffrey as their first name. Geoffrey is not a native United States and Geoffrey may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.015105% of people in US have this given name.

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Born near Soissons in 1065, he became a monk "saving" her convent. He showed skill in business and address to escape looters lords. Became bishop of Amiens, he participated in the creation, with the bourgeois of the city, a town to better fight against the all powerful lords. Which earned him to be expelled. He died November 8, 1115.

Expression number of Geoffrey is 6.

Geoffrey have a great affection towards creativity, beauty and domestic activities of life. Geoffrey are trustworthy, honest and behave responsibly. Geoffrey have tendency to sacrifice their needs for others'.

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Geoffrey Thomas King in Chapter Ten as Actor
Geoffrey Kirkland in Children of Men as Production Designer
Geoffrey Nottage in La bohème as Director
Geoffrey G. Rubay in The Butterfly Effect as Sound Department
Geoffrey Hibbert in In Which We Serve as Actor
Geoffrey Rowland in The Stoning of Soraya M. as Editor
Geoffrey Frost in Seven Days in Utopia as Camera and Electrical Department
Geoffrey Land in Nurse Sherri as Actor
Geoffrey Burgon in Life of Brian as Composer
Geoffrey Kennedy in The Mender as Actor
Geoffrey Rush, actor,producer
Geoffrey Bayldon, actor
Geoffrey Brown, producer,director,cinematographer
Geoffrey Unsworth, cinematographer,actor
Geoffrey Adams, actor
Geoffrey Addeo, producer,production manager
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Geoffrey Namesakes Posts having Geoffrey: Comments : Geoffrey [ dʒɛfri ] is an English masculine first name, which in Middle English period of Anglo-Norman Geoffroy, Geoffroi was borrowed in the last instance to Germanic Gaufrid (name variant of Gautfrid by Gaut "Goth" and frid "peace, protection") returns, but already in the middle ages with Gotfrid (of goda "God" and frid was) associated and equated. Its spread is confirmed right from ' XI century in England : been introduced by the Normans, it became popular in the noble class. Its use faded with the end of the Middle Ages, but was brought back into vogue in the twentieth century , often in the form Jeffrey. As for the ' Italy , he arrived in the now obsolete forms such Giuffrido and Giuffrida, through the adaptation of French forms. Versions of the name are Jeffrey, Geffrey, Jeffery, Geoffroy, Geuffroi, Geoffroi, Jeffry. - Cleopatra Tift
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Other variants of Geoffrey :Gaufrid Gisilfrid Godafrid Walahfrid Guðfriðr Godfried Gottfried Gofraidh Séafra Siothrún Goffredo Fredo Geoffroi Gjord Gjurd Godtfred Godofredo Goraidh Gottfrid Sieffre  English Boy Names :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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