Olaf Name Meaning & Origin

Olaf

Pronunciation: OH-lahf (key)

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From the Old Norse name Áleifr meaning "ancestor's descendent/heir."
This is the name of several kings of Norway.
Pronounced: oo-lahf Norwegian; oh-lauhf English

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Count Olaf, villain from Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events.
Olaf the Snowman from Frozen

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