Given Name INGOLF

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: ING-gawlf (German)  [details]

Meaning & History

From the Old Norse name Ingólfr, which was derived from the name of the Germanic god ING combined with úlfr meaning "wolf".
DIMINUTIVES: Inge (Swedish), Inge (Norwegian), Ingo (German)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Ingulf, Ingo (Ancient Germanic), Ingólfr, Ingi (Ancient Scandinavian)


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Entry updated December 3, 2014