Óláfr

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Norse *Anulaibaʀ (*Anulaibaʀ) (whence also variant Óleifr, Áleifr), consisting of *anu- (*anu-, ancestor) and *-laibaʀ (*-laibaʀ, remainder). The first part of the name is cognate to German Ahn (ancestor) and Latin anus (old woman).

Proper noun[edit]

Óláfr m

  1. A male given name

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