Ralph meaning, origin, history

Name: Ralph No. of characters: 5 Gender: BoyOrigin: English Swedish Norwegian Danish German Old High German
How to pronounce Ralph ra-lph What does my name mean? Meanings: Wolf Counsellor, Wise Protector, Wise Wolf,

Ralph was ranked 749 in 2015 list of US boys name and dropped by 2.04% from its previous ranking of 734 in 2014. Ralph was ranked 859 in 1990 list of US girls name and dropped by 5.01% from its previous ranking of 818 in 1988. Comes from the Germanic "rad and wulf" Means: "advice and Wolf" If party on July 7.. Rather introverted,Ralphattach great importance to their inner spiritual life. Discreet little expansive,Ralphare loners. Workers, volunteers, obstinate,Ralphgo through with their business. In love,Ralphare possessive or jealous. Good and generous, their morality is strict. Ralph have few friends, but choose with care and loyalty is unwavering.

Full form of Ralph : Rebellious Adventuresome Likable Philosophical Helpful

Ralph is a very very popular first name for a boy in England & Wales which is popular since 2013 and ranked 134 in 2014. Around 2539 people wear Ralph as their first name. Ralph is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Ralph is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular since 1880 and ranked 749 (0.004594% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 413851 people wear Ralph as their first name. Ralph is a rare first name for a girl in United States which is a rare name since 1884 and ranked 749 (0.004594% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 413851 people have Ralph as their first name. Ralph is not a native United States and Ralph may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.115768% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Ralph
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Expression number of Ralph is 1.

Ralph loves adventure and independence and possess determination and originality. Ralph generally leads and direct others and likes to establishes their individual identity.

Names that rhyme with Ralph Adolph, Alph, Ardolph, Bardalph, Bardolph, Bardulph, Botolph, Dolph, Fridolph, Hardulph, Ingulph, Lyulph, Radolph, Radulph, Ralph, Randalph, Randolph, Randulph, Rodolph, RolphFamous people named Ralph
Ralph Cudworth, English famed classicist, theologian, philosopher and a leading figure among the Cambridge Platonists
Ralph Burns, American jazz pianist, songwriter, arranger and conductor
Ralph Gibson, American photographer
Ralph Linton Gillingham, American anthropologist of the mid-20th century
Ralph Barton Perry, American philosopher
Ralph Byrd, American movies, serials and television actor, known mainly for portraying comic strip character Dick Tracy on screen
Ralph Meeker, American actor, best known for starring in Picnic and The Deadly Kiss
Ivy Ralph in Sheryl Lee Ralph: Life After Dreamgirls as
Hanna Ralph in Die Nibelungen: Siegfried as Actress
Bernadette Ralphs in Stolen as Actress
Stephanie Ralph in The Happiest Days of Your Life: Part 2 as Actress
Jessie Ralph in San Francisco as Actress
Ralph Lauren Asuncion in AWOL-72 as Actress
Sheryl Lee Ralph in Oliver & Company as Actress
Ralph Camargo in Another World as Actor
Ralph Ellison in Ralph Ellison: An American Journey as Writer
Ronnie Ralph in It's a Wonderful Life as Actor
Ralph Fiennes, actor,director
Ralph Bakshi, animation department,director,writer
Ralph Bellamy, actor
Ralph Macchio, actor,producer,director
Ralph Winter, producer,director,actor
Ralph Strasser, director,editor
Ralph Burns, composer
Ralph Rainger, composer
Ralph M. Abalos, actor
Ralph Acton, casting director
Ralph Adano, actor
Ralph Adivinola, actor
Names like Ralph Ral, Ralana, Raland, Ralanda, Raldoun, Raleah, Raleb, Raled, Ralee, Raleen, Ralegh, Raleich, Raleigh, Ralen, Ralena, Ralene, Raley, Ralf, Ralia, Ralib
Posts having Ralph: Comments :Ralph is a proper name English, German and Scandinavian men.The name was derived from the ancient Old Norse Raðulfr ( rad "advice" + ulfr "wolf") atavés Old English Raedwulf and its longer form Radulf. This is a contracted form of the name Radulf (hence the Italian Raul ), which means "council of the wolf". It was introduced in England by settlers Scandinavians before the Norman Conquest , and its prevalence increased as a result of it. In the Middle Ages was the most common variant Ralf, while towards the seventeenth century became the most numerous variant Rafe, which reflected its actual ruling. The Ralph variant appeared for the first time in the eighteenth century. The versions of the name in the other languages are English : Ralf , Rafe, Scandinavian ​​: Ralf, German : Ralf. - Lillie Lebouef Popularity of Ralph

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