Olaf

biographical name
\ ˈō-ləf How to pronounce Olaf (audio) , -läf, -laf; ˈü-läf\

Definition of Olaf

name of 5 kings of Norway: especially Olaf I Tryggvason \ ˈtrig-​və-​sən How to pronounce ˈtrig-və-sən (audio)\ circa 964–1000 (reigned 995–1000); Olaf II Haraldsson \ ˈher-​əl(d)-​sən How to pronounce ˈher-əl(d)-sən (audio) , ˈha-​rəl(d)-​sən\ Saint Olaf 995?–1030 (reigned 1016–28); Olaf V 1903–1991 (reigned 1957–91)

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