Boff Family History
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Boff Name Meaning
English: from Old French boeuf ‘bull’, a nickname for a powerfully built man. In some cases it may have been originally a metonymic occupational name for a herdsman. Compare Bouvier. German (Böff): from the short form of a Germanic personal name with bod- (Old Saxon bodo ‘messenger’), as in Bodo.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Buff, Off, Koff, Bolt, Hoff, Bow, Goff, Boss, Huff, Boot