Olav V

or O·laf V

[ oo-lahf, English oh-luh f, oh-luh v ]
/ ˈu lɑf, English ˈoʊ ləf, ˈoʊ ləv /

noun

1903–91, king of Norway 1957–91.

Definition for olaf (2 of 3)

Olaf I

or O·lav I

[ oo-lahf; English oh-luh f, oh-luh v ]
/ ˈu lɑf; English ˈoʊ ləf, ˈoʊ ləv /

noun

Olaf Tryggvessön, a.d. 969–1000, king of Norway 995–1000.

Definition for olaf (3 of 3)

Olaf II

or Olav II


noun

SaintOlaf Haraldssön, a.d. 995–1030, king of Norway from 1016 to 1029; patron saint of Norway.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for olaf

British Dictionary definitions for olaf (1 of 2)

Olaf I

Olav I (ˈəʊləv)

/ (ˈəʊləf) /

noun

known as Olaf Tryggvesson. ?965–?1000 ad, king of Norway (995–?1000). He began the conversion of Norway to Christianity

British Dictionary definitions for olaf (2 of 2)

Olaf II

Olav II


noun

Saint. 995–1030 ad, king of Norway (1015–28), who worked to complete the conversion of Norway to Christianity; deposed by Canute; patron saint of Norway. Feast day: July 29
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012