Adolfo
Origin/Usage
Germanic, Spanish
Pronunciation
ah-DHOL-fo
Meaning
Distinguished or strong wolf
More info about the name "Adolfo"

Adolfo is a Spanish and Italian variant of Adolf. The name Adolf comes from two Germanic words - 'adel', which means 'distinguished or noble'', and 'wulf', which means 'wolf'. It was common in Germany to use the name Wulf in their names to denote a warrior who has distinguished himself in battle. The name Adolf has however fallen out of usage after World War II due to its negative associations with Adolf Hitler.

Popularity of the Name Adolfo
Famous Adolfos

Adolfo Bautista - soccer player
Adolfo Celi - actor
Adolfo Gori - soccer player
Adolfo Sardina - fashion designer

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