Infographic of Olaf name meaning, which is “Ancestral memento,” from the Old Norse.
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Olaf Name Popularity

How popular is the name Olaf? Here’s everything we know.

Year Rank # Births % Births
1910 0 0%
1911 0 0%
1912 823 7 0.0014%
1913 650 19 0.0034%
1914 687 25 0.0036%
1915 695 37 0.0041%
1916 654 46 0.0048%
1917 679 45 0.0045%
1918 776 36 0.0034%
1919 904 23 0.0022%
1920 1,374 6 0.0005%
1921 1,044 17 0.0015%
1922 1,342 7 0.0006%
1923 0 0%
1924 1,414 6 0.0005%
1925 1,138 12 0.0011%
1926 0 0%
1927 1,218 11 0.001%
1928 1,439 6 0.0006%
1929 1,482 5 0.0005%
1930 1,090 13 0.0012%
1931 0 0%
1932 0 0%
1933 0 0%
1934 0 0%
1935 0 0%
1936 0 0%
1937 0 0%
1938 0 0%
1939 0 0%
1940 0 0%
1941 0 0%
1942 0 0%
1943 0 0%
1944 0 0%
1945 0 0%
1946 0 0%
1947 0 0%
1948 0 0%
1949 0 0%
1950 0 0%
1951 0 0%
1952 1,479 5 0.0003%
1953 0 0%
1954 0 0%
1955 0 0%
1956 0 0%
1957 0 0%
1958 0 0%
1959 0 0%
1960 0 0%
1961 0 0%
1962 0 0%
1963 0 0%
1964 1,577 5 0.0003%
1965 0 0%
1966 0 0%
1967 1,418 6 0.0004%
1968 1,237 11 0.0007%
1969 0 0%
1970 1,482 7 0.0004%
1971 0 0%
1972 1,677 5 0.0004%
1973 0 0%
1974 0 0%
1975 0 0%
1976 0 0%
1977 0 0%
1978 0 0%
1979 1,949 5 0.0004%
1980 1,898 6 0.0004%
1981 0 0%
1982 0 0%
1983 0 0%
1984 0 0%
1985 0 0%
1986 0 0%
1987 0 0%
1988 0 0%
1989 0 0%
1990 2,568 5 0.0003%
1991 2,247 7 0.0004%
1992 0 0%
1993 0 0%
1994 0 0%
1995 0 0%
1996 0 0%
1997 0 0%
1998 0 0%
1999 0 0%
2000 0 0%
2001 0 0%
2002 0 0%
2003 0 0%
2004 0 0%
2005 0 0%
2006 0 0%
2007 0 0%
2008 2,494 10 0.0006%
2009 3,026 5 0.0003%
2010 0 0%
2011 0 0%
2012 0 0%
2013 0 0%
2014 0 0%
2015 2,681 6 0.0004%
2016 0 0%
2017 0 0%
2018 0 0%
2019 0 0%
2020 0 0%

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Names Like Olaf

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What names are variants of Olaf?

Mix it up with these names that are a variation of the name Olaf.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Ola

Ancestor's relic

Scandinavian

Olaff

Ancestor's relic

Scandinavian

Olav

Ancestor's relic

Scandinavian

Olave

Ancestor's relic

Scandinavian

Ole

Ancestor's relic

Scandinavian

Olin

English

Olle

Ancestor's relic

Scandinavian

Olof

Ancestor's relic

Scandinavian

Olov

Ancestor's relic

Scandinavian


What names sound like Olaf?

If you like how Olaf sounds, you might also like these names that sound like Olaf.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Alf

Elf or magical counsel

English

Aluf

Leader, one in charge

Hebrew

Elof

Sole heir

Scandinavian

Eluf

Sole heir

Scandinavian

Ulf

Wolf

German


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