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PronouncedPron.LOO-dawlf German
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Meaning & History

From the Germanic name Hludwolf which was composed of the elements hlud "famous" and wolf "wolf".
VariantChlodulf Ancient Germanic
DiminutiveLudo Dutch

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 858
Entry updated December 3, 2014   Contribute