Wolf
I. biographical name Friedrich August 1759-1824 German philologist II. biographical name Hugo Philipp Jakob 1860-1903 Austrian composer

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  • Wolf — (Canis lupus) Systematik Ordnung: Raubtiere (Carnivora) Überfamilie: Hundeartige (Canoidea) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Wolf — Wolf, n.; pl. {Wolves}. [OE. wolf, wulf, AS. wulf; akin to OS. wulf, D. & G. wolf, Icel. [=u]lfr, Sw. ulf, Dan. ulv, Goth. wulfs, Lith. vilkas, Russ. volk , L. lupus, Gr. ly kos, Skr. v[.r]ka; also to Gr. e lkein to draw, drag, tear in pieces.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Wolf — Wolf: Wolf   общепринятое сокращение (обозначение) имени ботаника, которое добавляется к научным (латинским) названиям некоторых таксонов ботанической номенклатуры и указывает на то, что автором этих наименований является Вольф,… …   Википедия

  • WOLF — WOLF, U.S. family of communal leaders with branches in Philadelphia and Washington. The brothers ELIAS WOLF (1820–after 1881) and ABRAHAM and LEVI WOLF (1811–1893) were born in Bavaria and emigrated to the United States. Elias Wolf arrived about… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • wolf — O.E. wulf, from P.Gmc. *wulfaz (Cf. O.S. wulf, O.N. ulfr, O.Fris., Du., O.H.G., Ger. wolf, Goth. wulfs), from PIE *wlqwos/*lukwos, from root *wlp /*lup (Cf. Skt. vrkas, Avestan vehrka ; Albanian ulk; O.C.S. vluku; Rus …   Etymology dictionary

  • Wolf — Wolf: Der gemeingerm. Tiername mhd., ahd. wolf, got. wulfs, engl. wolf, schwed. ulv beruht mit verwandten Wörtern in anderen idg. Sprachen auf idg. *u̯l̥ko s »Wolf«, vgl. z. B. lat. lupus »Wolf«, griech. lýkos »Wolf«. Das idg. Wort ist… …   Das Herkunftswörterbuch

  • Wolf — Wolf, Charles Wolf, Christa Wolf, Friedrich August Wolf, Johannes Wolf, Max Wolf, Rudolf * * * (as used in expressions) Sacks, Oliver (Wolf) Wolf, Christa Wolf, Hugo (Filipp Jakob) …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • wolf — ► NOUN (pl. wolves) 1) a carnivorous mammal that lives and hunts in packs and is the largest member of the dog family. 2) informal a man who habitually seduces women. ► VERB (usu. wolf down) ▪ devour (food) greedily. ● cry wolf Cf. ↑ …   English terms dictionary

  • wolf — [woolf] n. pl. wolves [woolvz] [ME < OE wulf, akin to Ger wolf, ON ulfr, Goth wulfs < IE base * wḷp , * lup , name of animals of prey > L lupus, Gr lykos] 1. a) any of various wild canine carnivores (genus Canis), esp. the gray wolf,… …   English World dictionary

  • Wolf — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Wolf Desarrolladora(s) Manley and Associates, Inc. Distribuidora(s) Sanctuary Woods, Inc. Diseñador(es) Ivan Manley Sam Palahnuk David Hasle …   Wikipedia Español

  • Wolf — Wolf, Wolff, Wulf, Wulff Kurzform von Namen mit »Wolf« (Bedeutung: Wolf). In Deutschland im 20. Jahrhundert weit verbreitet. Namensträger: Wolf Wondratschek, deutscher Schriftsteller …   Deutsch namen

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