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Duffy meaning and name origin

Duffy \d(uf)-fy\ as a boy's name has the meaning "swarthy" and is a variant of Duff (Gaelic): from the Gaelic "dubh", meaning "dark" as a personal characteristic.

Duffy has 2 variant forms: Duffey, Duffie.

Duffy is also pronounced similarly to Daffy.

Popularity of Duffy

Duffy is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#889 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Duffy name for boys (2012 statistics). Compare Duffy with its variant forms and related boy baby names.

Top 1000 ranking of Duffy name in U.S.
Top 100 ranking of Duffy outside U.S.