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Meaning and name origin
Adolphus \a-dol-phus, ad(o)-lphus\ as a boy's name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Adolphus is "noble, majestic wolf". Adolphus is a variant of Adolph (Old German): the Latin form Adolphus arrived in Britain in mid-19th century, having been a German and Swedish royal name and also a saint's name.
Adolphus has 1 variant form: Adulfus.
Adolphus is not a popular first name for males but a somewhat popular surname or last name for all people (#48505 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Adolphus for boys (2015 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Adolphus and its variant forms. Variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Adolph and Adolphus. (2015 statistics).
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