Olaf Name Meaning

Olaf meaning

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Ola, Olaff, Olav, Olave, Ole, Olin, Olle, Olof And Olov., Ola, Olaff, Olav, Olave, Ole, Olin, Olle, Olof And Olov.,  Ola,  Olaff,  Olav,  Olave,  Ole,  Olin,  Olle,  Olof and Olov, Olla

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Olaf name was top ranked at 867 position in British during year 2008and most recently ranked at 568 position in British during year 2012


Name Olaf has been Common throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 6027 position. 2454 numbers of people were named Olaf so far in last 100 years. (SSA)

Olaf Numerology :
Personality No. 9. People with name Olaf desire love & independence. They love arts & music. They are generous, kindhearted, humane & philanthropic. Person with Olaf having 9 as Personality number love traveling & teaching but hate restraint. They are bold, functional, broadminded & spiritual. They have will power & are determined , but are impulsive, contentious, ill-tempered, rebellious & impatient too. More Numerology

More About Name : Olaf

  •  It was borrowed into Old Irish and spelled Amlaíb.

  •  It was borrowed into Old Irish and spelled Amlaíb.

  • From the Old Norse name Áleifr meaning ancestor's descendent, derived from the elements anu ancestor and leifr descendent. This was the name of five kings of Norway, including Saint Olaf (Olaf II).

Name Analysis of Olaf

Character Analysis of Olaf : Persons with the name Olaf, are the trailblazers, researchers, researchers and teachers of the world and are the ones who show the way for others. They are motivators, leaders and idealistic visionaries who are well aware of their own innate powers.

Love Life of Olaf : Their sexual energy can very well be used for the purpose of work, bringing in professional gain.

Name Letter Analysis of Olaf

O : Persons know where the moral high ground is, and always try to take it

L : Persons are very heady, and tend to over think rather than experience life

A : Persons are their own person: ambitious and freethinking

F : Persons are nurturing: responsible a good host and self-sacrificing

Astrological (Vedic) Aspect of Name Olaf

Acoording to vedic astrology , Rashi for the name Olaf is Vrushabh and Moon sign associated with the name Olaf is Taurus.

The name Olaf has Earth element. Venus is the Ruling Planet for the name Olaf . The name Olaf having moon sign as Taurus is represented by The Bull and considered as Fixed .

Normally, people with the name Olaf are very patient. Such people are social and always treat others with respect.

Other name options, having Taurus moon sign are name starting with : O, Va, Vi, Vu, Ve,Vo, We ,Wo,Ve,Ae, U, Ea, E, Ai, Bi, Bo, Br, Bu,Vr,Vy,Wa, Wu.

Nakshatra (Vedic) of Name Olaf

The name Olaf is suitable for baby born in Rohini nakshatra

Rohini Nakshatra: "The red one", a name of Aldebaran. Also known as brāhmī

Lord: Chandra (Moon)
Symbol: Cart or chariot, temple, banyan tree
Deity : Brahma or Prajapati, the Creator
Indian zodiac: 10° - 23°20' Vrishabha
Western zodiac 6° - 19°20' Gemini
Other name options, having Rohini nakashatra are name starting with : O,  Va, Ba, Vi, Bi, Vu, Bu.

Famous Name Olaf

  • Olaf Prenzler

    is a retired East German sprinter who specialized in the 100 and 200 metres. He was a European Junior silver medalist in the 100 metres in 1977. In 1979 he was East German 100 metre champion, he also won the national 200 metres in 1978, and 1983. At the 1982 European Championships he won the Gold in the 200 metres. In the 4 x 100 metres relay he won a silver medal with teammates Thomas Munkelt, Detlef Kbeck and Frank Emmelmann.


  • Erwin Olaf

    is a photographer.Olaf is most famous for his commercial and personal work. He has been commissioned to photograph advertising campaigns for large international companies such as Levi's, Microsoft and Nokia.[citation needed]Some of his most famous photographic series include "Grief", "Rain", and "Royal Blood". Never one to shy away from controversy, Olaf's work is often daring and provocative. Humorously however, one of his early photographs was once expelled from a show on the basis of NOT containing nudity.


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