Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. ING-gawlf(German)

Meaning & History

From the Old Norse name Ingólfr, which was derived from the name of the Germanic god Ing combined with úlfr meaning "wolf".

Related Names

DiminutivesInge(Norwegian) Ingo(German)
Other Languages & CulturesIngulf, Ingo(Ancient Germanic) Ingi(Icelandic) Ingólfr, Ingi(Old Norse) Inge(Swedish)

Name Days

Norway: June 10


Entry updated November 20, 2020