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Popularity
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Adolf

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: German
  • Meaning: Noble wolf
  • #8137 All Time
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19k Adolph (German)
15k Adolfo (Italian)
4k Adolphus (German)

How popular is the name "Adolf" in the U.S.?



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Want to know about the populiarty of Adolf? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,394 babies born with the name Adolf in the United States. That's more than enough Adolfs to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Adolf" was in 1918 with a total of 56 babies.

According to the 1917 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Adolf" is not a popular baby boy's name in Massachusetts. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Massachusetts have the same name as you in 1917. Across the entire United States a total of only 50 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Adolf" mean? The list below shows the origins of Adolf as well as things modernly associated with the name Adolf such as celebrities named Adolf.

German

Origin and Meaning of Adolf

The name "Adolf" is of German origin, and it means "Noble wolf". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Adolf Loos

Adolf Loos is an architect. Adolf was born in 1870 as Adolf Franz Karl Viktor Maria Loos in Brunn (Brno), Austria-Hungary.

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Alternative Meanings

A is for able, for you surely are.

D is for diamond, the brilliance you shine.

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

L is for listen, one of your best traits.

F is for favorite, everyone's best friend.

Your name in reverse order is "Floda". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Dfaol". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Adolf born May 26, 1925

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Wales approximately on 1750. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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