Jeffrey meaning and origin

Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Germanic and German
Usage: English, Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian
Meaning: Peaceful Gift, Stranger, Region, Composition, Gau and The Stranger
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Celebrated and Perennial unisex name Jeffrey is majorly used in Finnish, English, Swedish, Norwegian and Danish. It is rooted from Germanic and German, meaning of Jeffrey is "Peaceful Gift, Area, Region, Composition, Gau or The Stranger". Jeffrey is a version of outstanding and perennial Geoffrey. Geoffrey is a form of prominent and ever lasting Jeffrey. Geoffrey is derivative of Geoffroy. Geoffrey is form of Gaufrid in English language. Also Geoffrey is English form of Walafrid. Geoffrey is also equivalent of Gisalfrid in English language. Lofty and Venerable Geoffrey came from German and Germanic, meaning of Geoffrey is "Divine Peace, Gau and Region". Jeffrey is derivative of Geoffroy. Geoffroy is variant form of persistent and eminent Geoffrey. Also Geoffroy is variant form of eternal and noteworthy Jeffrey. Geoffroy's meaning is Area, Stranger and Region is originated from Germanic and German is used mainly in French.. It is celebrated on November 8th.

Variants of Jeffrey

Bogomir, Geoffrey, Gaufrid, Walafrid, Gisalfrid, Galfrid, Geoff, Geoffry, Jeffreyjames

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Popularity of Jeffrey

Jeffrey was among the n extremely popular names in United States. Since emerging in 1885 around 978235 babies have been given the given name. When at its peak in 1966, it ranked 9th when 33526 parents chose the moniker for their baby boys. However after 175 years, the name is on free fall on the charts but still going strong on charts. Moreover, the name has been to the top 10 baby names 5 times

A common name in France having over 2528 recievers in 55 years of usage. Currently the name is rising, in 1991, 328 boys were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 176th position. Also, Jeffrey is common in Belgium where over 656 new-borns have been given the name since 1995. At its zenith in 1996, 111 boys were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 117th position. Also, In New South Wales, Jeffrey was once a common name since emerging in 1952 it has been given to over 6741 babies. When at its peak in 1962,. After 34 years of usage, the name has fallen out of the charts. Also, Jeffrey used to be a common name in Queensland, first appeared in 1960 and over 2820 babies have been given the name in 28 years. When at the peak of its usage in 1961,. After 28 years of usage, the name has fallen out of the charts.

Jeffrey is a unique baby name in England and Wales, it has been in use since 1996 and was able to reach the top 500 names. In 1997, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 476 on boy names chart when 40 babies were named Jeffrey. Over 629 babies in England and Wales have been named Jeffrey. Also, in Ireland, it has been in use since 1964 and was able to reach the top 200 names. In 1976, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 120 on boy names chart when 38 babies were named Jeffrey. Over 939 babies in Ireland have been named Jeffrey.

However things change on global perspective, Jeffrey is extremely popular in Philippines where every 1 in 500 have the name. Also the baby name is popular in England, South Africa, Canada, Netherlands, Ghana, Malaysia, Australia, Wales and Nigeria. As per our findings, over 1400000 babies have been bestowed Jeffrey around the globe.

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Numerological analysis of Jeffrey

People admire your endless hope that things will get better in the world and your courage to do what others avoid to do. You would be perfect in the film industry, music industry, writing columns for an influential paper or website or work in a shelter for homeless people or animals. You are also the craziest, most determinate and strong-willed one in your surroundings. Nothing can stop you from living the life you imagined for yourself but watch out.

Other names similar to Jeffrey

  •  Ezekiel - Trendy and Enduring Ezekiel is originated from Hebrew is majorly used in Norwegian and Finnish, a unisex name, Ezekiel means "God Strengthens". In baby boy names list, prominent Ezekiel ranked 87 in year 2018 in United States
  •  Della - Meaning of Della is Small Winged One or Of a Noble Kind is used notably in Finnish, Swedish and English which came from Old Greek, Hebrew and Old English is given to both sexes
  •  Brandy - Renowned Brandy is originated from English bestowed upon both boys and girls, Brandy means "Beverage Brandy, Name of a Liquor or Brandy Drink" is used largely in English
  •  Naomi - Acclaimed and Perennial unisex name Naomi is mainly used in Japanese and Marathi, meaning of Naomi is "Honest Beautiful, Delightful or Pleasantness" is originated from Japanese and Hebrew
  •  Alyssa - Alyssa's meaning is Noble Sort or Noble or Fighting is of Germanic and Old High German origin, a gender-neutral name is used substantially in Hebrew and Swedish
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Namesakes of Jeffrey

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  • Jeffrey H. Schwartz, American physical anthropologist and professor of biological anthropology at the University of Pittsburgh
  • Jeffrey Mumford, U.S. composer
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  • Jeffrey Swann, American classical pianist
  • Jeffrey K. Hadden, American professor of sociology
  • Jeffrey Kofman, former reporter and current university lecturer
  • Jeffrey Rowland, author and artist responsible for 'Wigu' and 'Overcompensating'
  • Jeffrey Black, Australian opera singer
  • Jeffrey Sweet, American writer, journalist
  • Jeffrey D. Feltman, American diplomat and former United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs
  • Jeffrey J. Kripal, J. Newton Rayzor Professor of Philosophy and Religious Thought and former chair of the Department of Religious Studies at Rice University
  • Jeffrey Weeks, gay activist and an historian and sociologist specialising
  • Jeffrey Reddick, American screenwriter and film director
  • Jeffrey Garten, is Dean Emeritus at the Yale School of Management
  • Jeffrey McFadden, Canadian classical guitarist
  • Jeffrey Harborne, British chemist who specialised in phytochemistry
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  • Jeffrey Lagarias, mathematician and professor at the University of Michigan
  • Jeffrey Robinson, American author of 29 books
  • Jeffrey Lane, author, television scriptwriter
  • Jeffrey Lucy, former Chairman of the Australian Securities and Investments Commission
  • Jeffrey S. Lyons, Toronto lawyer, lobbyist, and community activist
  • Jeffrey Battle, member of a terrorist group dubbed the Portland Seven
  • Jeffrey Frankel, international macroeconomist
  • Jeffrey Dvorkin, Canadian-American journalist
  • Jeffrey Thomas, British politician
  • Jeffrey Kluger, senior writer at 'Time' magazine and author of nine books on various topics
  • Jeffrey Davies, American rock musician best known as the original lead guitarist of the psychedelic rock band The Brian Jonestown Massacre
  • Jeffrey Elman, American psycholinguist and professor of cognitive science at the University of California
  • Jeffrey Ashby, American mechanical engineer
  • Jeffrey Williams, retired United States Army officer and a NASA astronaut
  • Jeffrey A. Hoffman, American former NASA astronaut and currently a professor of aeronautics and astronautics at MIT
  • Jeffrey John, Church of England priest
  • Jeffrey C. Wynn, research geophysicist with the United States Geological Survey
  • Jeffrey Shallit, computer scientist, number theorist
  • Jeffrey S. Lehman, American scholar
  • Jeffrey Ullman, American computer scientist and professor at Stanford University
  • Jeffrey H. Smith, former professor of mathematics at Purdue University
  • Jeffrey S. Medkeff, prominent science writer and educator
  • Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, academic, Lester Crown Professor
  • Jeffrey P. Buzen, American computer scientist
  • Jeffrey Friedman, political scientist
  • Jeffrey Archer, English novelist and former politician
  • Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson, American author
  • Jeffrey Eugenides, American novelist and short story writer
  • Jeffrey Simpson, Canadian journalist
  • Jeffrey Carver, American science fiction author
  • Jeffrey Sachs, American economist, public policy analyst
  • Jeffrey Donaldson, Northern Irish politician and Member of Parliament for Lagan Valley representing the Democratic Unionist Party
  • Jeffrey Hunter, American film and television actor and producer
  • Jeffrey Titford, British politician
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  • Jeffrey L. Barnhart, Republican member of the North Carolina General Assembly representing the state's Eighty-second House District

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