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Wolfgang Meaning


What does Wolfgang mean?

The name Wolfgang is of German origin.

The meaning of Wolfgang is "travelling wolf".

Wolfgang is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 8 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Wol-fgang.

The Given Name Wolfgang

Wolfgang is quite a chic name and a welcome find.

This 2 syllable name has charm and a positive vibe.

Although unique, your little fearless Wolfgang, is sure to make it a memorable one.

Wolfgang falls into the animal name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, and Wolfgang Ketterle.

Wolfgang Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,398 in baby name popularity for boys with 125 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,458 in baby name popularity for boys with 117 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

Want to see how Wolfgang sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Wolfgang Name Popularity Page.

Wolfgang Related Names

The name Ulfgangur is a form of Wolfgang.

Famous Wolfgangs

  • Wolfgang ~ Saint
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ~ Classical Musician
  • Wolfgang Ketterle ~ Nobel Prize for Physics 2001
  • Wolfgang Overath ~ Soccer Player
  • Wolfgang Paul ~ Nobel Prize for Physics 1989
  • Wolfgang Pauli ~ Nobel Prize for Physics 1945, Scientist

Wolfgang Numerology

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

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Wolfgang.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Wolfgang Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Wolfgang.

Just for fun, see the name Wolfgang 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 Wolfgang in Nautical Flags page.