Jefferson: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Jefferson

An English surname meaning “son of Jeffrey.” So either you’re going to have to find a Jeffrey to procreate with, or your little Jefferson’s dad is going to have to change his name to Jeffrey. Just kidding, nobody’s going to care, you rule-breaker you.

Nicknames:

Jeff, Jeffy.

Famous people named Jefferson:

U.S. Senator and 84th Attorney General, Jefferson "Jeff" Sessions; President of the Confederate States of America, Jefferson Davis; former U.S. President William Jefferson Clinton; actors Jefferson Mays and Jefferson Bryan Davis.

Fun facts:

Perhaps your little Jefferson will be a fan of classic rock and sport a vintage Jefferson Airplane band shirt.

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