Jefferson
Origin/Usage
Germanic
Pronunciation
JEF-ər-sən
Meaning
Son of Jeffery
Like the Name Jefferson?
BOYS
+ Jefferson
GIRLS
+ Add to My Favorites

More info about the name "Jefferson"

Jefferson is derived from Jeffery, itself a variant 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.

Popularity of the Name Jefferson
Famous Jeffersons

Jefferson Davis - Confederacy President
Jefferson Perez - athlete
Jefferson Hunt - politician, soldier

+ Add a Name ·
Do you like the name Jefferson?
Discussion on the name Jefferson
Weekly Prize Big thumb infantion activity gym

The unique twist and fold action of this Infantino Activity Gym makes using and storing it a breeze! This vintage-style baby activity gym pops up in one simple motion and folds down for easy storage or travel. It comes with 4 linkable toys and a bolster pillow for tummy time, encouraging reaching and engaging baby's senses. For ages birth and up.

The BellyBallot Story

We built BellyBallot to make naming your baby more fun. In under 2 minutes, parents can involve friends and family via Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ to vote on their favorite names. Parents can now include loved ones from all over the globe on the joyous occasion of celebrating a new child's life.