Raul is a ♂ male name.
The name Raul derived from the French name Raoul and is common in e.g. Portugal. Raul and Raoul originally derived from the Old High German names Radulf and Radolf.
The name Raul means “counsel” (from Old High German “rāt” or Old Norse “ráð”) and “wolf” (from Old High German “wolf” or Old Norse “úlfr”).