7,125th most common surname in the world; approximately 80,305 people bear this surname.

MOST PREVALENT IN:
Germany
HIGHEST DENSITY IN:
Switzerland
Surname Definition:
(German, English) wolf, rule.

Place Incidence Frequency Rank in Area
Germany 35,789 1:2,242 199
United States 23,238 1:15,546 1,946
Switzerland 5,019 1:1,636 139
France 3,052 1:21,791 2,524
Austria 2,091 1:4,072 420
Argentina 1,744 1:24,509 2,044
Brazil 1,577 1:129,684 5,544
Canada 1,270 1:28,975 3,804
Czech Republic 1,060 1:10,032 1,337
Hungary 993 1:9,886 1,139