US Popularity:5407
Origin:German
Meaning:Wolf
Wolfe is a masculine name of German origin that bears the meaning “wolf.” This commanding title is a popular surname that dates back to medieval Germany and stems from the family name Wolfgang. When broken down, Wolfgang means “wolf” and “battle” or “journey” in Old High German, reminiscent of a fierce warrior tribe. However, Wolfe has made its mark as a beloved first name, too! The Irish revolutionary figure, Wolfe Tone, bore this name in the late 18th century and is remembered today as a hero. Whether you wish to bestow heroic values in baby or simply love wolves, baby Wolfe will undoubtedly grow up to be a remarkable person!

Famous People Named Wolfe

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  • Thomas Wolfe
    Novelist

Wolfe Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Wolfe is currently #2948 on The Bump
Boy:Wolfe is currently #931 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Wolfe is currently #5407 in U.S. births
Boy:Wolfe is currently #1683 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

Year:
2022
#5407
in 2022
+ 1161
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
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