♂ Name Olaf – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Olaf

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Olaf is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Olaf

Olaf is a Scandinavian name and derived from the Old Norse given name Áleifr.

Meaning of Olaf

Olaf means “ancestor’s descendant” (from Old Norse “anu” = ancestor + “leifr” = descendant).

Pronunciation of Olaf

Alternate spelling of Olaf


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