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[ralf or, esp. British, reyf, rahf, rahlf]
a male given name: from Old Norse words meaning “counsel” and “wolf.”
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masc. proper name, shortened from Radulf, from O.N. Raðulfr (O.E. Rædwulf), lit. "wolf-counsel," from rað "counsel" + ulfr "wolf."
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ralph definition

[rælf] and [rɔlf]
and rolf
  1. in.
    to empty one's stomach; to vomit. (Teens and collegiate. See also cry ruth.) : She went home and ralphed for an hour.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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