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Jeff Meaning


What does Jeff mean?

The name Jeff is of English, German and French origin.

The meaning of Jeff is "peace".

Jeff is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Jeff.

The Given Name Jeff

Jeff appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.

A creative name, that may be just right for you.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Jeff 'the Dude' Lebowski, Jeff Beck, and Jeff Bezos.

Jeff Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 2,113 in baby name popularity for boys with 66 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 2,248 in baby name popularity for boys with 59 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

View the Jeff Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Jeff has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Jeff to other names.

Jeff Related Names

Famous Jeffs

  • Jeff 'the Dude' Lebowski ~ The Big Lebowski character
  • Jeff Beck ~ Musician
  • Jeff Bezos ~ Business Mogul
  • Jeff Bridges ~ Actor
  • Jeff Cumberland ~ Football Player
  • Jeff Daniels ~ Actor
  • Jeff Demps ~ Football Player
  • Jeff Douglas ~ Brigadoon character
  • Jeff Dunham ~ Actor
  • Jeff Goldblum ~ Actor

Jeff Numerology

What will your new littleJeff be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Jeff are often knowing and anxious but most of all they are read more >>

Jeff Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Jeff in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Jeff.

Just for fun, see the name Jeff in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Jeff in Nautical Flags page.