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Name Ralph

Origin:From Old High German words for counsel, advice, advisor and wolfTools:

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Gender:male
Languages of use:English
Topics:Asteroid 5051 Ralph, discovered 1984
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Ralf, Ralfs, Salih     Details
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About Ralf, the group of names with the same origin as Ralph

Language of origin:Old High German
Info about origin:old Germanic two-element name
 Ralf is a shortened version of Radulf
Words:rat = the counsel, the advice, the advisor  Old High German
 wolf = the wolf  Old High German
Topics:Two-element name
Variants' top ranks:4:Ralfs Latvia 2014,  10:Raúl Cuba 2010,  31:Raul Romania 2009,  42:Ralf Germany 2005,  60:Ralph England+Wales 1914,  388:Raoul Switzerland 1997
Old/original forms:Radolf Old High German, Radulf Old High German, Raedwulf Old English
Name variants:Ralf, Ralfs, Ralph, Raoul, Raul, Raúl   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
England+Wales decadesGraph1944 90,  1934 76,  1924 64,  1914 601904 66
Switzerland 1997 468
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 445,  1980-1989 270,  1970-1979 171,  1960-1969 105
USA prevalence 1990 62
USA yearlyGraph2011 950,  2010 968,  2009 953,  2008 860,  2007 867,  2006 760,  2005 770,  2004 710,  2003 657,  2002 630,  2001 610,  2000 584,  1999 570,  1998 584,  1997 544,  1996 503,  1995 502,  1994 489,  1993 428
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