The name Bardolf is a boy's name of English origin meaning "axe-wolf". Bardolf and is often added to lists like Names with Animal Meanings and discussed in our forums with posts like "Name the Spring Families! w/ Pics + Namebank".
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Shakespeare's classic drunken fool. In fact, this name, carried to Britain by the Normans, was quite popular until it was brought into disrepute by the low-life character who haunts taverns with Falstaff in Shakespeare's history plays.