Abbreviated form of Rudolf, German
"famous wolf"

Rolf Origin and Meaning

The name Rolf is a boy's name meaning "famous wolf".
Like Papa name Rudolf, Rolf never quite emigrated from the Bavarian Alps. You might want to move on to Rollo or Wolf.

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Lists containing Rolf

Famous People Named Rolf

  • Rolf M. Zinkernagelwinner of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
  • Rolf Göran Claesonformer Swedish speed skater
  • Anton Rolf Belcherson of Mathew Belcher & Friedeike Ziegelmayer
  • Rolf Jacob Sartoriusbirth name of tween internet celebrity Jacob Sartorius

Rolf in Pop Culture

  • Rolf Gruberthe 17,year,old telegram delivery boy in "The Sound of Music"
  • RowlfMuppet dog
  • Rolf ScamanderLuna Lovegood's husband in Harry Potter
  • Rolfcharacter in "The Cage" series by Meghan Shepherd
  • Rolfcharacter in the cartoon Ed, Edd, and Eddy
  • Rolf Schultzcharacter in the novel, "The Book Thief"

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