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Popularity
< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Wolf

  • Gender: Boy
  • #12260 All Time
Girls
Boys

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1912505
1950505
1953707
1956808
1957707
195819019
195914014
196015015
1961505
1962505
1963606
1966505
1968505
1970909
1971707
1973606
1974606
1975808
1976808
197710010
1978808
1982808
1984505
1986909
198711011
1988808
1989707
1990909
199112012
1992606
1993606
199414014
199515015
199613013
199715015
199825025
199912012
200018018
200119019
200214014
200321021
200414014
200515015
200627027
200723023
200825025
200928028
201029029
201126026
201224024
201353053
201447047

Want to know about the populiarty of Wolf? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 726 babies born with the name Wolf in the United States. That's more than enough Wolfs to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Wolf" was in 2013 with a total of 53 babies.

According to the 1959 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Wolf" is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 12 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1959. Across the entire United States a total of only 14 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Wolf popular?




The map shows the relative popularity of the name Wolf in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the region near the Rockies? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Bill Macy

Bill Macy is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1955 to 2010. Bill was born in 1922 as Wolf Martin Garber in Revere, Massachusetts, U.S.

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Wolf Kahler

Wolf Kahler is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1975 to present. Wolf was born in 1946 in Kiel, Germany.

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Alternative Meanings

W is for warmth, the glow of your friendship.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

L is for loyalty, that you show.

F is for fun, your zest for life!

Your name in reverse order is "Flow". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Lfwo". 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 Wolf born Oct 31, 1995

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Western Russia approximately on 1025. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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