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What does Hoffman mean?

Hoffman Pronunciation of Hoffman [hoff-man] as a boys' name is of German origin, and the meaning of Hoffman is "courtier". "Hof" means "court" or "castle" in German. Actor Dustin Hoffman.


VARIANTS Hofman, Hofmann, Hoffmann



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How popular is Hoffman?

Hoffman is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#195 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Hoffman has yet to be listed in the list so far. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2015)

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

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

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