Name: Adolf

Origin and Meaning of the Name Adolf

  • Meaning:
    Noble wolf
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (AH dolf)
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Miscellaneous Info for Adolf

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  • Used in:
    English and German speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Adolf is found mostly in German-speaking countries, though it was very occasionally used within the German populations of England and the US before World War II. It is perhaps best known today as the name of Adolf Hitler, leader of Germany from 1933-1945.

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