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What does Wolf mean?

Wolf Pronunciation of Wolf [wolf] as a boys' name is of Old German derivation, and the meaning of the name Wolf is "wolf". Wolf is a variant form of Wolfe (Old German).

Associated with: wolf.


Wolf has 4 variants: Wolff, Woolf, Wulf and Wulfe.

Creative forms:
(male) Walf, Wallf, ..

(female) Wola, ..

Middle name pairings:
Wolf Ayub (W.A.), ..

How popular is Wolf?

Wolf is a rare first name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#427 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Wolf has not been recorded in the Top 2000 so far. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Wolf name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Wolf outside U.S.

Similar Names

Wolf is alike in pronunciation to Alf, Eyolf, Eyulf and Ulf. Other suggested similar names are Adolf, Dolf, Odolf, Ralf, Rolf, Udolf, Wald, Walt, Wil, Wild, Will and Wole. These names tend to be more commonly used than Wolf.

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