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pinWhat does Geoff mean?

Geoff /ge-off/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is pronounced jef. It is of English and Old German origin. Short form of Geoffrey. See also Jeff.


Geoff has 1 variant: Geof.

Related boy name: Jeffrey.

Geoff has 26 more alternative forms via Geoffrey: Geffrey, Geoffery, Geoffroi, Geoffroy, Geoffry, Geofrey, Goiridh, Jefery, Jeff, Jefferey, Jefferies, Jeffery, Jeffree, Jeffrey, Jeffrie, Jeffries, Jeffry, Jefry, Jeoffrey, Jeoffroy, Jephers, Jepherson, Jephrey, Jephry, Joffrey and Joffroy.

Kreatif forms: Geoffga, Geoffno, Geoffta. [more]

pinHow popular is Geoff?

Geoff is an unusual first name for men. Geoff is an equivalently unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Prominent variation forms of Geoff (not ranked) listed in the Top 1000 are Geoffrey, Jeff, Jefferey, Jeffery (#665 in 2014), Jeffrey (#266) and Jeffry. These boy names were at the top of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 0.7357%) and are now much less widespread (usage 0.1782%, 75.8% less), with the versions Geoffrey, Jeff, Jefferey, Jeffery and Jeffry becoming somewhat outmoded. Jeffrey (#266) is the most fashionable name for newborns among these. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Geoff and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Geoffrey, Jeff, Jefferey, Jeffery, Jeffrey, Jeffry in U.S.

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