Meaning and Origin of: Duboff

Family name origins & meanings

  • Russian and Jewish (from Belarus and Ukraine) : alternative spelling of Dubov, a patronymic from a nickname or topographic name from a derivative of dub ‘oak’ (cognate with Czechdub, Polish d{a,}b). In some cases the Jewish name may be a habitational name from Dubova, a village in Ukraine, or from Dubovoe in Belarus.
  • Americanized form of French Duboeuf, a patronymic from Leboeuf.