Gender: Male Origin of Joffrey: Variant of Geoffrey

The name Joffrey is a boy's name of Scottish origin. Joffrey and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".

From the experts:

King Joffrey Baratheon, the petulant biological son of siblings Cersei and Jaime Lannisters, is perhaps the most notorious villain in the entire Game of Thrones canon. His name is practically a byword for sadism among fans of the show and George R.R. Martin's books. As such, we think it's probably a name best avoided IRL.

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ihaveopinionsonthings Says:


Screw GOT man, this is a great name... try again in 20 years, though?

Piteco Says:


The perfect name for a evil brat :D

eponina Says:


A nice name that I think was kind of ruined by Game of Thrones... Such a shame.



joffrey is sadistic dont name your child this