What does Wolfgang mean?
Wolfgang [wolf-gang] as a boys' name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Wolfgang is "traveling wolf". German name made famous in the English-speaking world by composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
(male) Wolfward, Woodgang, ..
(female) Wolfna, Wolfstel, ..
How popular is Wolfgang?
Wolfgang is a rare first name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#10672 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the birth name history of Wolfgang for boys. Wolfgang was first listed in 1992 and reached its top rank of #1470 in the U.S. in 1994, and is presently at #1653. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)