Meaning:The beautiful fort
If you are looking to give baby a name steeped in history, consider Beaufort! A masculine name of French origin, Beaufort means “beautiful fort,” and was first seen in the 14th century. Beginning as the name of a noble family descended from John of Gaunt, the first Duke of Lancaster, this surname-turned-first name has proved to be a timeless classic. With a French air of sophistication and plenty of personality, your little one is sure to stand out for all the right reasons. With darling nicknames like Bee, Beau, and Fort, this name will have you shouting from joy from the battlements, for sure!
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