Gender: Female Meaning of Duff: "swarthy" Origin of Duff: Irish

Duff Origin and Meaning

The name Duff is a girl's name of Irish origin meaning "swarthy".

Somewhat gruff name that might be better feminized as Duffy.

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Waverly123 Says:


There's also a movie/book combo titled "DUFF", so it's becoming even more common.

DearestJules Says:


It's not as widespread as other acronyms like LOL or OMG, but if you look up "duff" on Urban Dictionary you'll see what I'm talking about.

SunKissedChild Says:


How terrible :(

DearestJules Says:


In urban slang DUFF is an acronym for "designated ugly fat friend"

Shishi Says:


anyone watch the Simpsons????

SunKissedChild Says:


The term "up the duff" comes to mind... I would definitely not name a child this!