Given Name WOLF

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: VAWLF (German), WUWLF (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Short form of WOLFGANG, WOLFRAM or other names containing the Germanic element wulf meaning "wolf". It can also be simply from the German or English word.
VARIANTS: Wulf (German), Wolfe (English)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Úlfr (Ancient Scandinavian), Uffe, Ulf (Danish), Ulf (Norwegian), Ulf (Swedish)

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 1643

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Entry updated July 2, 2017