Meaning and Name Origin
Wolfe \wo(l)-fe\ as a boys' name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Wolfe is "wolf". Wolves were an important part of medieval Germany imagination, known for their fierceness and tenacity. Irish patriot Wolfe Tone.
Wolfe is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#328 out of 88799, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Wolfe for boys. Wolfe has yet to be ranked in the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)