Meaning:
Brave Gift

Origin:
English

The English name Jefford hails from the surname Giffard – originally from Gebhard – meaning ‘Brave Gift’ as it derives from Germanic root words:

geb

Gift

hard

Brave

Jefford has been made more popular by TV series, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, which contains a character named Terry Jeffords (played by Terry Crews).

Fordson, Harrison and Jackson are names reminiscent of Jefford.