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What does Jeffries mean?

Jeffries Pronunciation of Jeffries [jef-fries] as a name for boys is an Old German name, and the name Jeffries means "peace". Jeffries is a variant form of Geoffrey (Old German): form of Jeffrey.

Associated with: peace.


Jeffries has 1 variant: Jefferies.

8 more related forms via Geoffrey, Jeffrey: Geffrey, Jefferey, Jeffree, Jeffrie, Jeffry, Jeoffrey, Joffre and Joffrey.

Creative forms:


Middle name pairings:
Jeffries Shannon (J.S.), ..

How popular is Jeffries?

Jeffries is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#1435 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Prominent alternative forms of Jeffries (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 are Geoffrey (#1867 in 2015), Jefferey, Jeffrey (#290), Jeffrie, Jeffry and Joffre. Usage of these relations of Jeffries was more pronounced among parents 55 years ago (adoption of 1.6%) and is now much less (adoption 0.1%, 95.7% less), with forms such as Jeffry becoming less trendy. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Geoffrey, Jefferey, Jeffrey, Jeffrie, Jeffry, Joffre in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Andries, Aries, Denies, Georges, Hendries, Hermes, Jaris, Jarius, Jedrek, Jedrick, Jefery, Jeff, Jeffers, Jefferson, Jeffery, Jeffey, Jeffie, Jefford, Jeffy, Jefry, Jemario, Jemmie, Jenarius, Jenesis, Jenkins, Jeoffroi, Jeoffroy, Jephrey, Jerae, Jeramie, Jere, Jered, Jerek, Jerel, Jeremias, Jeremie, Jeren, Jeriah, Jeric, Jerick, Jerico, Jeriel, Jeril, Jerker (see Eric), Jeroen, Jerre, Jerred, Jerrel, Jerren, Jerrey (see Jerry), Jerri, Jerric, Jerrick, Jerrico, Jerrie, Jerriel, Jerrik, Jerrill, Jerrin, Jerriq, Jervey, Jervis, Jesimiel, Jessie, Jethroe, Joffroy, Jorie, Joris and Xerxes. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jeffries.

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