Rodolfo name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Rodolfo mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Rodolfo

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Italy says the name Rodolfo is of German origin and means "It comes from Hrodr and Wolf, meaning in German, Glorious Wolf".
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Notable Persons Named Rodolfo

Notable Persons Named Rodolfo

Rudolph Valentino

Rudolph Valentino was an actor. His career lasted from 1914 to 1926. Rudolph was given the name Rodolfo Alfonso Raffaello Pierre Filibert Guglielmi di Valentina d'Antonguolla on May 6th, 1895 in Castellaneta. He died on August 23rd, 1926.

Rodolfo Guzmán Huerta

Rodolfo Guzmán Huerta was a wrestler. Rodolfo was born in Tulancingo. He died on February 5th, 1984.

Rudy Ruiz

Rudy Ruiz is an entrepreneurship, author, and entrepreneur. Rudy was given the name Rodolfo Ruiz in Brownsville, Texas.

Rodolfo "Rudy" Reyes

Rodolfo "Rudy" Reyes is an actor. His military service ended in 2005. Rodolfo was born on December 3rd, 1971 in Kansas City, Missouri.


Dolphy was a comedian. Dolphy was given the name Rodolfo Vera Quizon, Sr. on July 25th, 1928 in Tondo, Manila. He died on July 10th, 2012.

Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzáles

Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzáles was a boxer. Rodolfo was born on June 18th, 1928 in Denver. He left this life on April 12th, 2005.

  • Fito Páez
  • Rodolfo Llinás
  • Rodolfo Neri Vela
  • Rodolfo Arruabarrena
    Soccer Player
  • Rodolfo Biazon
    Mechanical Engineering
  • Rodolfo
    Soccer Player
  • Rodolfo Fierro
  • Rodolfo Nin Novoa
    Chancellor of Uruguay
  • Rodolfo Amoedo
  • Rodolfo Morales
  • Rodolfo Saglimbeni
  • Rodolfo Cardoso
    Soccer Player
  • Rodolfo González
    Racing Driver
  • Rodolfo Acquaviva

Notable Persons With the Last Name Rodolfo

Notable Persons With the Last Name Rodolfo


Rodolfo is a soccer player for the FC Terek Grozny, Fluminense FC, FC Dynamo Kyiv, FC Lokomotiv Moscow, Grêmio Foot-Ball Porto Alegrense, CR Vasco da Gama, and Brazil national under-23 football team. Rodolfo was born on October 23rd, 1982 in Santos, São Paulo.

Cornejo Rodolfo

Cornejo was born on September 7th, 1983.

Col. Salvador A., Sr. Rodolfo

Col. was born on February 7th, 1919 in Bato, Catanduanes. They left this life on January 9th, 2012.


Nasi is a rock music, blues rock, post-punk, brazilian rock, and punk rock musician. His ongoing career started in 1981. Nasi was given the name Marcos Valadão Rodolfo on January 26th, 1962.

Carlos Rodolfo

Carlos Rodolfo is an athlete for the Centro de Futebol Zico de Brasília Sociedade Esportiva.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Rodolfo U.S.
  White 14.56% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 30.27% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.21% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 49.81% 16.26%

Of Last Name Rodolfo

People with the last name Rodolfo are most frequently White, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Rodolfo

  • What name lists does Rodolfo rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Rodolfo? Rodolfo is the 1,334th most popular name of all time. As a last name Rodolfo was the 74,141st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Rodolfo have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 33,055 babies born with the first name Rodolfo in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rodolfo to occupy the country of San Marino with an estimated population of 32,312 (as of March 31, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rodolfo? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1902 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Rodolfo first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rodolfo is Monday, May 19th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Rodolfo born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rodolfo was in 1981 with a total of 610 babies.
  • Random Rodolfo Factoid: According to the 1929 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rodolfo ranks 78th in popularity as a baby boy's name in New Mexico. Imagine that, 15 babies in New Mexico have the same name in 1929.
  • Weird things about the name Rodolfo: The name spelled backwards is Oflodor. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Foodlro. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Rodolfo? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 261 people with the last name Rodolfo.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Rodolfo? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Rodolfo as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.1m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Rodolfo name meaning

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