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What does Jaffa mean?

Jaffa Pronunciation of Jaffa as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Jaffa is "beautiful". Also a place name: an ancient city that was the port for Tel Aviv. Famous in modern times for its oranges. Also form of Yaffa.

ASSOCIATED WITH Ja-, beautiful, ancient (old), modern


VARIANTS Jafit, Joppa

(female) Jafa, ..

(male) Jafi, ..

Jaffa Gracyn (J.G.), ..

How popular is Jaffa?

Jaffa is an unusual first name for women but a very prominent surname for all people (#73659 out of 150436, Top 49%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Jaffa has not been recorded in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jaffa name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jaffa outside U.S.

Similar Names

Jaffa is alike in pronunciation to Jeffie. Other recommended sound-alike names are Haifa, Hayfa, Jada, Jadra, Jaeda, Jaena, Jaida, Jaima, Jaina, Jalea, Jama, Jamia, Jana, Janea, Jania, Janka, Janna, Jaya, Jayda, Jayla, Jayna, Jazma, Marfa and Rafa. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jaffa.

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