What does Rolf mean?
Related boy name: Ralph.more]
How popular is Rolf?
Rolf is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#1167 out of 1220, Top 96%) and an even more prominent last name for all people (#12022 out of 150436, Top 8%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the baby name history of Rolf for boys. Rolf was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its peak rank of #897 in the U.S. then, but is not listed at the moment. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Popular variation forms of Rolf listed in the Top 1000 are Rudy (#866 last year), Rodolfo (#945), Rudolf, Rudolph, Rowland, Ralph, Raoul, Dolph and Rollo. Adoption of these relations of Rolf was widespread among parents during the years 1930-1939 (adoption of 0.33%) and is somewhat less today (adoption 0.02%, ▼94%), with versions such as Rudolph falling out of fashion.
Thinking of names?
Rolf is alike in pronunciation to Ralf. Other suggested similar baby names are Adolf▼, Alf▼, Dolf, Eyolf, Odolf, Raff, Ranolf, Roald, Roan, Rob▼, Robb▼, Robi, Roch, Rock, Rod▼, Rodd, Rodolf, Roe, Rog, Roi, Roley, Rolly, Rome, Ron▼, Ronn, Rory▲, Ross▼, Roth, Roul, Row, Rowe, Rowl, Rowly, Roy▼, Royle, Udolf, Ulf, Wolf, Woolf and Wulf. These names tend to be less commonly used than Rolf.