What does Rolfe mean?
(male) Rolge, Royfe, ..
(female) Rolie, Rolva, .. Middle name pairings:
Rolfe Keelan (R.K.), ..
How popular is Rolfe?
Rolfe is a rare first name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#6893 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Prominent variation forms of Rolfe (not ranked) are Dolph, Rodolfo (#935 from recent data), Rolf, Rollo, Rudolf, Rudolfo and Rudolph. These forms of Rolfe were favored by parents 95 years ago (median #1180) and have become much less widespread since (#1847, ▼92%). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Rolfe is alike in pronunciation to Ralf and Ralph▼. Other suggested similar names are Rafe, Roane, Roche, Rodge, Roe, Roice, Roley, Rollie▼, Rolly, Rome, Roone, Roque, Rorke, Rosse, Rothe, Rowe, Rowlee, Royce▲, Royle, Rylee, Wolfe and Wulfe. These names tend to be more commonly used than Rolfe.See names in meaning and etymology.