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Boy Name: Keefe

Name: Keefe
Pronunciation: \ke(e)-fe\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: noble, gentle; handsome; lovable, loved
Origin: Irish
Sounds Like: Geoff, Kofi
Variant forms: Keeffe
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 3913


Keefe \ke(e)-fe\ as a boy's name is pronounced keef. It is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Keefe is "noble, gentle; handsome; lovable, loved". Actor Michael Keefe.

Keefe has 1 variant form: Keeffe.

Baby names that sound like Keefe are Geoff and Kofi.


Keefe is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#3913 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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