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

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Olav is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Olav

Olav is a variant of the name Olaf, which is a Scandinavian name and derived from the Old Norse given name Áleifr.

Meaning of Olav

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

Pronunciation of Olav

Alternate spelling of Olav


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