Name Ole Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Ole


Ole is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Ole?

Ole is a Scandinavian short form of the name Olaf, but also a German diminutive of Ulrich. Besides, Ole derived from the ancient Scandinavian name Óli, which is of the same origin as Olaf.

What does the name Ole mean?

Ole means “ancestor’s descendant” (from Olaf) and “rich powerful heritage” (from Ulrich).

Pronunciation of Ole

Variants of the name Ole


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Popularity of the name Ole

The name Ole is ranked #770 overall.

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