Godefroy etymology

French word Godefroy comes from Proto-Germanic *friþuz (Peace, tranquility. Sanctuary, refuge.), Proto-Germanic *gautaz (A Geat.)

Detailed word origin of Godefroy

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*friþuz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Peace, tranquility. Sanctuary, refuge.
*gautaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) A Geat.
*Gautafriþuz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) A male given name.
Godefridus Latin (lat) A male given name. cognate to Godfrey.
Godefroy French (fra) A male given name., equivalent to English Godfrey.

Words with the same origin as Godefroy

Descendants of *friþuz
Frédéric Geoffroy effraie effrayer orfraie