"living near the forest"

Deforest Origin and Meaning

The name Deforest is a boy's name of English origin meaning "living near the forest".

Nature surname with an aristocratic edge. Spelling it DeForest distances it from deforestation.

# 871 in the US

Deforest Rank in US Top 1000

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Famous People Named Deforest

  • (Jackson) DeForest KelleyAmerican actor
  • DeForest RichardsAmerican politician; 5th governor of Wyoming
  • Humphrey DeForest BogartAmerican actor