Dolph Family History
Dolph Name Meaning
Scandinavian German and Dutch: shortened form of Adolf . English: variant of Delve with rounding of the vowel a topographic name from Middle English delf delphe delve ‘pit quarry canal ditch’ denoting someone who lived by a pit quarry or excavation or in some instances a nickname or occupational name for a ditcher digger or quarrier (Middle English delver(er)).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press