Geoff
Origin/Usage
Germanic
Pronunciation
JEF
Meaning
A peaceful ruler
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Geoff is a diminutive of Geoffrey. Geoffrey is an English name, derived from the Old Germanic words “gawja”, which means 'a region or area', and “fridu”, which means 'peace or safety'. The earlier form of the name was Gaufrid.

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