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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Ulf

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  • According to a user from Denmark, the name Ulf is of Unknown origin and means "Wolf".

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Notable Persons Named Ulf

Ulf Ekberg is a pop music keyboardist, songwriter, singing, businessperson, television producer, and film producer. He plays Keyboard instrument and Human voice. He has had major accomplishments since 1983. Ulf was given the name Ulf Gunnar Ekberg on December 6th, 1970 in Gothenburg. Ulf is also known as Buddha.


Ulf Michael Widenius is a co-founder of mysql ab, author of the mysql server, mariadb fork, mysql ab, mysql, mariadb, co-founder ofmysql ab, and author of themysqlserver andmariadbfork. Ulf was born on March 3rd, 1962 in Helsinki. Ulf is also known as Monty.


Ulf Samuelsson is an ice hockey player. His career lasted from 1981 to 2000. Ulf was born on March 26th, 1964 in Fagersta.


Ulf Kirsten is a soccer player for the Dynamo Dresden, Bayer 04 Leverkusen, East Germany national under-21 football team, East Germany national football team, and Germany national football team. Ulf was born on December 4th, 1965 in Riesa.


Ulf was born in 1965 in Germany.


Ulf von Euler was a scientist in the fields of physiology and pharmacology. Ulf was born on February 7th, 1905 in Stockholm. He died on March 9th, 1983.


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Popularity of Ulf as a last name

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Fun Facts about the name Ulf

  • When was the first name Ulf first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Ulf is Friday, December 7th, 1906.
  • How unique is the name Ulf? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Ulf. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Ulf: Your name in reverse order is Flu. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ulf. How do you pronounce that?

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