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< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Boy. Ranked #12260 most popular

What does the name "Wolf" mean?

Wolf (English): Wolf

The name "Wolf" is of English origin and it means "Wolf". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 17 other names that are similar to this one.

W is for wonder, the child in us all.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

L is for lofty, your ambitions are high!

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 "Owlf". 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.

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


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 first appeared 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 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Wolf" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2011. Across the entire United States a total of only 26 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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 east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Wolf

Bill Macy

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


Wolf Kahler

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


Past life for Wolf born Sep 7, 1951

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 Germany approximately on 1775. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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