Olaf

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

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

Olav

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Name Statistic: Olaf is ranked #3255 overall ↑ 21

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 2453 ↓ -32
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 4304 ↓ -78
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 2206 ↓ -32
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 5562 ↑ 41
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 3931 ↑↑ 109
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 3804 ↓ -3
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 1499 ↑↑ 194
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 4373 ↑↑ 603
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 381 ↑↑ 1302
  • 🇫🇷 France: 4234 ↑ 43
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 2808 ↓ -51
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 6119 ↓↓ -162
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 9517 ↑ 36
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 771 ↓ -7
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 935 ↑↑ 181
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 3414 ↓↓ -267
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 6033 ↓↓ -945
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 4474 ↓↓ -1523
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 5207 ↓ -52

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Name Olaf

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