Meaning and Origin of Comfort - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Comfort

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Girl name origins & meanings:

  • Latin : Strengthen

Family name origins & meanings:

  • English (Kent) : probably a habitational name from a place near Birling in Kent, now called Comfortsplace Farm, earlier known as Comports Place (1559) and Comporte (1601). This was named for a family associated with it called de Cumpeworth (1255). The place from which the family took its name has not been identified.