The meaning of the name Ralph is Wolf Counsel. The origin of the name Ralph is English. This is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word, the language.
Can be pronounced "Ralf" or "Rafe." Ralph Waldo Emerson, writer/poet. Ralph Vaughan Williams, composer. Ralph Cramden, character from the TV show "The Honeymooners" played by Jackie Gleason.