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Rolf Surname History
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Rolf Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Rolf can be complicated to determine because countries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Rolf may be in dispute as result of whether the family name originated naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a profession, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Rolf Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Rolf come may come from a craft, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these profession-based family names can be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is essential to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many names like Rolf come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. Often these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".
Rolf Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Rolf were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Rolf. Family names like Rolf change in how they're spelled as they travel across villages, family lines, and languages over the years. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Rolf name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
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Rolf Family Tree
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- Dr Frederick W Rolf
- Patricia v Rolf 1927 - 2004
- Marion Rolf 1918 - 1979
- Marie Rolf 1916 - 1982
- Freeman Rolf 1917 - 1985
- Charles Rolf 1888 - 1966
- Andy Rolf 1887 - 1965
- Raymond A Rolf 1922 - 2005
- Vivian Rolf 1927 - 2004
- Frida Rolf 1887 - 1976