Last name: CUFF

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Last name frequency

CUFF : This last name is indexed 24,870 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

CUFF : 1: English: from the Middle English personal name Cuffe (Old English Cuffa a pet form perhaps of Cūthfrith).2: English: possibly from Middle English cuffe coffe ‘mitten’ either as a metonymic occupational name for a maker and seller of gloves or a nickname for a wearer of particularly fine gloves.3: English: variant of Cove with the original long vowel shortened and the final consonant unvoiced to /f/.4: Irish (Mayo and Roscommon): variant of Cuffe.5: African American: variant of Cuffee.

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