Last name: GIFFARD

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GIFFARD : This last name is indexed 178,984 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

GIFFARD : from the Middle English personal name Gifard derived from an Old French name of this form deriving from Continental Germanic *geb- ‘give gift’ + *hard- ‘hardy brave’.perhaps sometimes from Old French gif(f)ard ‘chubby-cheeked bloated’.

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