What does Jeffers mean?
Jeffers /jef-fers/ as a name for boys. Jeffers' name origin is Old English, and the name Jeffers means "son of Jeffrey". Jeffers is an alternate form of Jefferson (Old English): surname. Compare surname Jeffres.
How popular is Jeffers?
Jeffers is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#1954 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Jeffers and associated names. Jefferson (#609 last year) and Jeff are the popular variation forms of Jeffers (outside Top 1000). Adoption of these relations of Jeffers was widespread during the years 1880-1889 (average #239) and has become much reduced since (#804, down 74.3%), with versions such as Jefferson becoming somewhat dated. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Thinking of names?
Jeffers is alike in pronunciation to Jephers. Other suggested similar baby names are Jaffar, Jefery, Jefferey▼, Jefferies, Jeffery▼, Jefford, Jeffree, Jeffrey▲, Jeffrie, Jeffries, Jeffry▼, Jeffy, Jefry, Jerker, Jesper, Joffre and Sellers. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jeffers.