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Gofman Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant of Hoffman under Russian influence, since Russian has no h and alters h in borrowed words to g.

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


Similar surnames: Goffman, Goman, Gelfman, Gosman, Hofman, Kofman, German, Kolman

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