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Adolf Meaning


What does Adolf mean?

The name Adolf is of German origin.

The meaning of Adolf is "noble wolf".

Adolf is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced A-dolf.

The Given Name Adolf

Adolf is a form of Adalwolf. See Adalwolf for further details.

Embraced by many parents, the name Adolf, is one of timelessness and charm.

This 2 syllable name has cheerfullness and spirit.

Adolf is also great as a middle name.

Adolf falls into the animal name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Adolf Anderssen, and Adolf Butenandt.

Adolf Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, less than 5 boys were given the name. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before less than 5 boys were given the name. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Adolf has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Adolf Name Popularity Page.

Adolf Related Names

Adolf is a form of Adalwolf.

The names Aatto, Aatu, Adalwolfa, Adolfina, Adolfo, Adolfus, Adolph, Adolpha, Adolphe, Adolpho, Adolphus are all forms of Adolf.

Adolf has the diminutive (nickname) Ahlf.

Famous Adolfs

  • Adolf ~ Saint
  • Adolf Anderssen ~ Chess Player
  • Adolf Butenandt ~ Nobel Prize for Chemistry 1939
  • Adolf Dassler ~ Business Mogul
  • Adolf Erik Nordenskiold ~ Explorer
  • Adolf Fredrik ~ Swedish King (1751-1771)
  • Adolf Hitler ~ German Chancellor (1933-1945)
  • Adolf of Nassau ~ German King (1292-1298)
  • Adolf Otto Reinhold Windaus ~ Nobel Prize for Chemistry 1928
  • Adolf von Baeyer ~ Nobel Prize for Chemistry 1905

Adolf Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Adolf.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Adolf Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Adolf in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Adolf.

Just for fun, see the name Adolf in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Adolf in Nautical Flags page.