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Raol

  • Origin: French
  • Gender: boy
Anusuya Mukherjee
Feb 07, 2024 By Anusuya Mukherjee
Originally Published on Sep 29, 2022
Edited by Kidadl Team
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Raol is a variant of Raoul, which means different things in different languages. In English, the meaning of Raol is 'wolf counsel' or 'red wolf'. In French, it’s a form of Ralph and means 'wolf counsel'. In German (or Teutonic), it means 'strong'. Raoul is the French version of Radulf, Radolf, and Rudolf in Old High German. It means 'wolf counsel' and 'famous wolf'. Raol is an exotic-sounding version of Ralph with a Mediterranean twist. It’s perfect for parents who like classic names with interesting spelling variations, including Raul, which is Spanish. Famous people called Raoul include Raoul Gustaff Wallenberg, a Swedish businessperson who saved thousands of Jews during the Holocaust, Raoul Owens, an English racing driver, and Raul Julia, an American actor famous for his role as Gomez Adams in the 'Adams Family’ movies. In pop culture, Raoul de Chagny is Christine’s lover in the ‘The Phantom Of The Opera', and Raoul Duke is Hunter Thompson’s pseudonym in ‘Fear And Loathing In Las Vegas’. There are two options for pronunciation: Rah-ool and Rah-owl (like trowel).

Gender

Raol is most often associated with the gender: male.
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Spelling Of Raol

R-A-O-L, 4-letter male given name.

Nicknames

  • Rah
  • Ray

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Written by Anusuya Mukherjee

Bachelor of Arts and Law specializing in Political Science and Intellectual Property Rights

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Anusuya MukherjeeBachelor of Arts and Law specializing in Political Science and Intellectual Property Rights

With a wealth of international experience spanning Europe, Africa, North America, and the Middle East, Anusuya brings a unique perspective to her work as a Content Assistant and Content Updating Coordinator. She holds a law degree from India and has practiced law in India and Kuwait. Anusuya is a fan of rap music and enjoys a good cup of coffee in her free time. Currently, she is working on her novel, "Mr. Ivory Merchant".

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