Name: Geoffrey

Origin and Meaning of the Name Geoffrey

  • Meaning:
    God's peace
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    God's peace
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    God's peace
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (JEF ree)
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Miscellaneous Info for Geoffrey

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    From the Old French form of the Germanic name, Geoffroy, meaning "God's peace".

    Geoffrey may also be derived from Germanic elements meaning "peaceful place," "peaceful traveler," or "pledge of peace."

    Oscar winner Geoffrey Rush is a famous bearer.

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