Naff Name Meaning

South German and Swiss German (also Näff): variant of Neff. Altered spelling of Knaf, from the Low German form of Knabe ‘boy’, ‘journeyman’.

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


Similar surnames: Neff, Haff, Knaff, Raff, Naef, Paff, Nafe, Koff, Off, Riff

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Naff Family Origin

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Naff Family Occupations

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  • Farm Servant

    100%

In 1881, the most common Naff occupation in Canada was Farm Servant. 100% of Naff's were Farm Servants.

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Between 1950 and 2004, Naff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Naff in 1950 was 46, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Naff

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