Olaf
Origin/Usage
Old Norse
Pronunciation
O-lahf
Meaning
Descendant of
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Olaf is derived from the Old Norse name 'Anleifr', itself derived from the words 'anu', which means 'ancestor', and 'leifr', which means 'heir or descendant'.

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Olaf Kolzig - hockey player
Olaf Henriksen - baseball player
Olaf Tufte - athlete

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