PRONOUNCED: VAWLF-gahng (German), WUWLF-gang (English) [key]
Meaning & History
Derived from the Germanic elements wulf
meaning "wolf" and gang
"path". Two famous bearers of this name were Austrian composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791) and German novelist and poet Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832).
DIMINUTIVE: Wolf (German) OTHER LANGUAGES: Wolf (Jewish) |