Olof

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English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Olof

  1. (archaic) Alternative form of Wolof

Swedish[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Óláfr. First recorded as a given name in Sweden in 1400. Cognate with Norwegian Olav and English Olaf.

Proper noun[edit]

Olof

  1. A male given name.

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn, Almqvist & Wiksell 1996, ISBN 91-21-10937-0
  • [1] Statistiska centralbyrån and Sture Allén, Staffan Wåhlin, Förnamnsboken, Norstedts 1995, ISBN 9119551622: 118 267 males with the given name Olof (compared to 37 232 named Olov) living in Sweden on December 31st, 2010, without a clear frequency peak. Accessed on 19 June 2011.