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Godfrey

Patrick Hanks, Kate Hardcastle and Flavia Hodges

in A Dictionary of First Names

Second edition

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780198610601
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780191726675
Godfrey

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From the Old French name Godefroy, which is of Germanic (Frankish) origin, from god ‘god’ (or gōd ‘good’) +

Reference Entry.  63 words. 

Subjects: Names Studies

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