Raoul Name Meaning and Origin

Raoul is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘Germanic, Old Norse’ origin. The baby name Raoul means “As Wise As A Wolf”.

 

Raoul Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Germanic, Old Norse”

 

Gender:

Raoul is a Boy name.

 

Pronunciation:

The pronunciation of the name is: “rah + OOL”

 

Raoul Name Meaning:

Raoul is a French variant of Ralph. Ralph originates in Old Norse and is derived from the words ‘rad’, which means ‘advice or counsel’, and ‘wulf’, which means ‘wolf’.

 

Religion:

It is a Christian baby name.

 

Syllable:

N/A

 

Variations or similar name:

Raol, Reuel, Rowl, Roul

 

Famous people with this name:

Raoul Gustaf Wallenberg, Swedish businessman who rescued thousands of Jews from the Holocaust ;

Raoul Hausmann, Austrian Dadaist artist;

Raoul Peck, Haitian film director;

Raoul Owens, English racing driver;

Raoul Dufy, French painter;

Albert Edward “Raoul” Walsh, American actor and director;

Raoul Bott, Hungarian-American mathematician;

Raoul Louis Heertje, Dutch comedian;

Raoul de Godewaersvelde (born Francis Albert Victor Delbarre), French singer;

Raoul Bova, Italian actor

 

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