What does Jeffry mean?
Jeffry /jef-fry/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Old German origin, and the name Jeffry means "peace". Jeffry is an alternate spelling of Geoffrey (Old German): transcription of Jeffrey. Compare last name Jaffrey.
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How popular is Jeffry?
Jeffry is a somewhat popular first name for males (#620 out of 1220, Top 51%) and also a somewhat popular last name for both adults and children (#100663 out of 150436, Top 67%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Jeffry for boys. Jeffry entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its apex rank of #369 in the U.S. in the 1950s, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Popular variation forms of Jeffry are Geoffrey, Godfrey, Jeff, Jefferey, Jefferson (#609 the previous year), Jeffery (#665) and Jeffrey (#266). Forms like Jefry are uncommon. These boy names were at the peak of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 0.6081%) and are now much less popular (usage 0.1825%, ▼70%), with forms such as Godfrey, Jefferey, Jefferson, Jeffery and Jeffry becoming somewhat outmoded. Jeffrey (#266) is the most trendy baby name here. Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of Jeffry and related names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
A recommended similar baby name is Jeffey. This name tends to be less commonly used than Jeffry.