Ulf is a masculine name common in Scandinavia and Germany. It derives from the Old Norse word for "wolf" (úlfr). The oldest written proof of the name's occurrence in Sweden is from a runestone from the 11th Century. The female form is Ylva. Ulf is a relatively common name among men between 30 and 60 but is mostly used as a second name today.
People named Ulf include:
- Ulf the Earl, brother-in-law of Cnut the Great and regent of Denmark
- Ulf Adelsohn, Swedish politician, former leader of Moderata Samlingspartiet and county governor of Stockholm
- Ulf Andersson, Swedish chess player
- Ulf Dahlén, Swedish ice hockey player
- Ulf Ekberg, Swedish pop musician
- Ulf Ekman, Swedish pastor, leader of Livets Ord
- Ulf Eriksson, Swedish soccer player
- Ulf von Euler, Swedish physiologist
- Ulf Fase Swedish jarl during the Middle Ages
- Ulf Hohmann, German ethology researcher
- Ulf Kristersson, Swedish politician
- Ulf Kirsten, German soccer player
- Ulf Larsson, Swedish actor and TV host
- Ulf Lif, Swedish Professional Snow-Cross Racer
- Ulf Lundell, Swedish author and rock musician
- Ulf Lundkvist, Swedish comic creator, illustrator, and painter
- Ulf Mattsson, Swedish inventor, it security software developer
- Ulf Olsson, Swedish murderer
- Ulf Ottosson, Swedish soccer player, "Mål-Otto"
- Ulf Palme, Swedish film actor
- Ulf Pilgaard, Danish actor
- Ulf Samuelsson, Swedish ice hockey player
- Ulf Schmidt, Swedish tennis player
- Ulf Timmermann, German shot putter
Other articles related to "ulf":
... Carl Ulf Sture Lundström (born 13 April 1960, Filipstad, Sweden) is a Swedish businessman ... Carl Lundström is the son of Ulf Lundström and the grandson of Karl Edvard Lundström, founder of the world's largest crisp bread producer Wasabröd ... When his father Ulf Lundström died in 1973, Carl Lundström was one of five heirs to Wasabröd ...
... concerned 43 ... "En topp modell" Unwittingly Ulf becomes a nude model 44 ... "Full Pott" Mrs ... Frantzen comes up with a new football pool system, while Karl and Ulf have a falling out 45 ... "Et viktig vedtak" Karl and Ulf argue about the building of a gazebo ... finds a new man 51 ... "Kjærleik og rosa drømmer (Part 2)" Ulf is on Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? and Karl tries to help out 52 ... "Gode råd er dyre" Smestad decides to go to Germany to get further ...
... season was cancelled because of World War II, and Sandnes Ulf did not participate when the league started again in 1947 ... Kjetil Norland scored an early goal for Sandnes Ulf, but Leeds eventually won the match after goals by Eirik Bakke and Robbie Blake ... In 2007, Sandnes Ulf won promotion to Adeccoligaen, the second highest division in the Norwegian football league system ...