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Gender: Male Meaning of Ulf: "wolf" Origin of Ulf: Scandinavian

The name Ulf is a boy's name of Scandinavian, Swedish origin meaning "wolf". Ulf and is often added to lists like Names with Animal Meanings and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".

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A common Scandinavian name, but hard to imagine being used elsewhere.

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Famous People Named Ulf

Ulf Kirsten, German footballer
Ulf Andersson, Swedish chess champion
Ulf Bo Samuelsson, Swedish-American ice hockey player
Ulf Timmermann, German Olympic shot putter
Ulf Reinhold Dahlén, Swedish ice hockey player
Ulf Svante von Euler, Swedish physiologist; winner of the Nobel Prize
Felix Avrid Ulf Kjellberg, AKA Pewdiepie, Swedish YouTuber

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Ulf's International Variations

Ulv (Norwegian)