Adolf etymology

Middle High German word Adolf comes from Proto-Germanic *wulfaz (Wolf.), Proto-Germanic *aþalaz (Noble.)

Detailed word origin of Adolf

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*wulfaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Wolf.
*aþalaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Noble.
*Aþalawulfaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) A male given name.
Adalwolf Old High German (goh)
Adolf Middle High German (gmh)

Words with the same origin as Adolf

Descendants of *wulfaz
Wolfgang wolf wolfinne wulfinne wülpinne wülvinne