Wolfgang: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Wolfgang
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charismatic & distinguished, Wolves are very loyal and monogamus animals that often live in packs.
My late grandfathers name was Wolfgang
Just like wolves he too was a loyal loving family man
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My youngest son's name is Wolfgang. He is now 14 years old. People, upon hearing his name, seem to love it. They ask if he was named after anyone (no). Teenage girls are fascinated with his name, asking how we decided to name him, etc. (it was husband's idea because it goes with our German last name). The good thing about naming him Wolfgang is that everyone remembers him (and his name). Happily, he's a well-mannered, intelligent young man. If he was a troublemaker, being named Wolfgang would not have been such a blessing.
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Wolf, Wolfie, Wolfin, Wolfster, Adolf/Adolfo (german for wolf), Wolvesbane, Werewolf, Lycan,westie
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German "advancing wolf"
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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Austrian composer
Wolfgang Schüssel, Austrian polititian
Wolfgang Puck, chef
Wolfgang Van Halen, musician (named for Mozart)
Wolfgang Novogratz, oldest son on the Bravo reality series "9 by Design" (and HGTV's "Home by Novogratz"). His siblings are Tallulah, Bellamy, Breaker, Five, Holleder, and Major!
Wolfgang West-notorious criminal of West Auckland,NZ
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