Skoff Name Meaning

Americanized or Germanized spelling of Slovenian Škof, nickname from škof ‘bishop’, derived from Old High German biscof. Compare Bischoff. Americanized spelling of Danish Skov.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Koff, Shoff, Stoff, Hoff, Sheff, Shoaf, Boff, Shiff, Skow, Shaff

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