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Origin and popularity of the name VOLF

Origin

Volf : 1: Czech Slovenian Croatian Slovak and Hungarian: from German Wolf 1 which was often used as a translation into German of corresponding Slavic nicknames or surnames. Compare Bolf.2: Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Wolf 2.

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Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press

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Last name frequency

Geographic distribution of the 3,587 individuals with the name VOLF on Geneanet.

 

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    (296 individuals)
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    (84 individuals)
    mma8865
    (53 individuals)
    perez30
    (46 individuals)

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    Variants of name VOLF

    VOLFF WOLF WOLFF