Spanish variation of Ralph
"wolf counsel"

Raul Origin and Meaning

The name Raul is a boy's name of Spanish origin meaning "wolf counsel".

Raul and French brother Raoul are much more appealing than flat-footed daddy Ralph. Puerto Rican actor Raul Julia, who starred in the Addams Family movies, brought fame to the name before his death in 1994.

# 596 in the US

Raul Rank in US Top 1000

# 993 on Nameberry

Raul Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Raul Popularity

Famous People Named Raul

  • Raúl Modesto Castro16th President of Cuba
  • Raúl Rafael JuliáPuerto Rican actor
  • Raul Eduardo EsparzaAmerican actor
  • Raul RuizUS Congressman from California
  • Raul Khajimba4th President of Abkhazia, Georgia
  • Raul HilbergAustrian,American Holocaust scholar
  • Raul Andrei RusescuRomanian footballer
  • Raul Santos SeixasBrazilian rock singer,songwriter
  • Raul de Mesquita BoeselBrazilian racing driver
  • Raul José Trindade MeirelesPortuguese footballer
  • Raul BobadillaParaguayan professional footballer
  • Raul GarciaSpanish professional footballer
  • Raul Albiol TortajadaSpanish professional footballer
  • Raul Sagarbarria RocoFilipino politician
  • Raul Edvanio Brito Rodrigues CorreiaAngolan,Portuguese footballer

Raul in Pop Culture

  • Raul Tejadaa character in video game "Fallout: New Vegas"
  • Raulthe king on TV's "Elena of Avalor"