Listen to the German pronunciation of Rudolf. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:
Predominant Age Group in Germany
Typically born before 1960
Predominant Regional Usage
- Southern Germany
- Western Germany
Origin and Meaning
Younger form of the Old High German name Hruodolf
Combination of 'fame' and 'wolf'
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