What does Dolphus mean?
Dolphus /dol-phus/ as a name for boys. Dolphus' name origin is Old German, and Dolphus means "noble, majestic wolf". Dolphus is a variant form of Adolph (Old German). Dolphus is also a derivative of Dolph (Old German).
Dolphus has 3 variants: Dollfus, Dollfuss and Dollphus.
Dolphus has 1 more alternative form via Adolph, Dolph: Adolphus▼.Kreatif forms:
(male) Daphus, Diphus, ..
(female) Dolphusa, Dolres, ..
How popular is Dolphus?
Dolphus is a rare given name for males but a somewhat popular surname for all people (#96480 out of 150436, Top 64%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Dolphus for boys. Dolphus was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its peak position of #680 in the U.S. then, but is not listed at the moment. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of Dolphus and affiliated names. Prominent alternative forms of Dolphus appearing in the Top 2000 are Dolph, Adolphus and Adolph. Usage of these relations of Dolphus was at its apex 134 years ago (median #542), but now, versions such as Adolphus have become somewhat dated.
Suggested similar names are Adelphus, Alpheus, Aonghus, Delius, Delphin, Delphinus, Donahue, Donatus, Donohue, Josephus, Ponthus, Rochus, Rudolphus and Sophus. Like Dolphus, these names are not frequently used.