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Olaf or Olav (or British; Old Norse: Ólafr, Ōleifr, Anleifr) is a Scandinavian given name. [1]

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Amlaíb Cenncairech

Amlaíb Cenncairech was a Norse ruler and presumably King of Limerick notable for his military activities in Ireland in the 930s, especially in the province of Connacht and apparently even in Ulster and Leinster.

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Amlaíb Conung

Amlaíb Conung (Óláfr; died c. 874) was a Viking leader in Ireland and Scotland in the mid-late ninth century.

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Amlaíb Cuarán

Amlaíb mac Sitric (c. 927981; Old Norse: Óláfr Sigtryggsson), commonly called Amlaíb Cuarán, in Old Norse: Óláfr kváran, was a 10th-century Norse-Gael who was King of Northumbria and Dublin.

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Amlaíb Ua Donnubáin

Amlaíb Ua Donnubáin (or Auliffe O'Donovan) (died 1201) is the last member of the O'Donovan family to be styled king of Uí Chairpre Áebda (Cairbre Eva) in the Irish annals, and in fact the very last known king of this people.

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Amlaíb, King of Scotland

Amlaíb mac Ilduilb (Modern Gaelic: Amhlaigh), known in English as simply Amlaíb (died 977) was King of Scots during the 970s.

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Animal Crossing: New Leaf

is a life simulation video game for the Nintendo 3DS console and the fourth main title in Nintendo's ''Animal Crossing'' series, where the player character lives in a rural village populated with anthropomorphic animals.

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Aulay is a Scottish masculine given name.

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Ólafur is a common name in Iceland, derived from the Old Norse Óláfr, meaning "ancestor's relic".

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Blizzard Entertainment

Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. is an American video game developer and publisher founded February 8, 1991, under the name Silicon & Synapse by three graduates of the University of California, Los Angeles, Michael Morhaime, Frank Pearce, and Allen Adham and is currently a subsidiary of American company Activision Blizzard.

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Buffy the Vampire Slayer is an American television series which aired from March 10, 1997 until May 20, 2003.

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Clan MacAulay

Clan MacAulay, also spelt Macaulay or Macauley is a Scottish clan.

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Comparison of General American and Received Pronunciation

One aspect of American and British English pronunciation differences is differences in accent.

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Count Olaf

Count Olaf is a fictional character and the main antagonist in Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events series.

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Count Oluf of Rosenborg

Oluf, Count of Rosenborg (Oluf Christian Carl Axel; March 10, 1923 – December 19, 1990), a former Danish and Icelandic prince, was the younger child and son of HRH Prince Harald of Denmark, by his wife Princess Helena Adelaide of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg.

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Erwin Olaf

Erwin Olaf Springveld (born 2 June 1959), professionally known as Erwin Olaf, is a Dutch photographer.

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Estonia (Eesti), officially the Republic of Estonia (Eesti Vabariik), is a country in the Baltic region of Northern Europe.

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European Anti-fraud Office

The European Anti Fraud Office (commonly known as OLAF, from the Office européen de lutte antifraude.) is mandated by the European Union with protecting the financial interests of the European Union.

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Finland (Suomi; Finland), officially the Republic of Finland, is a Nordic country in Northern Europe bordered by Sweden to the west, Norway to the north, and Russia to the east; Estonia lies to the south across the Gulf of Finland.

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Kingdom of Northumbria

The Kingdom of Northumbria (Norþhymbra rīce, "kingdom of the Northumbrians") was a medieval Anglian kingdom in what is now northern England and south-east Scotland, which subsequently became an earldom in a unified English kingdom.

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League of Legends

League of Legends (LoL) is a multiplayer online battle arena, real-time strategy video game developed and published by Riot Games, for Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X. It is a free-to-play game supported by micro-transactions and inspired by the mod, Defense of the Ancients for the video game Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne.

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Mac Amhlaoibh and Mac Amhalghaidh (Irish septs)

Mac Amhlaoibh and Mac Amhalghaidh are two different Gaelic patronymic names with different origins and meanings, but which share the same or similar Anglicisations.

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Macaulay family of Lewis

The Macaulay family of Uig in Lewis, known in Scottish Gaelic as Clann mhic Amhlaigh, were a small family located around Uig on the Isle of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland.

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McAuliffe (surname)

McAuliffe or MacAuliffe is a surname of Norse Irish origin.

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The Norse–Gaels (Gall-Ghaedheil or Gall-Ghaeil, Gall-Ghàidheil) were a people who dominated much of the Irish Sea region, including the Isle of Man, western Scotland and eastern Ireland for a part of the Middle Ages; they were of Gaelic and North Germanic origin and as a whole exhibited a great deal of Gaelic and Norse cultural syncretism.

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Northfield, Minnesota

Northfield is a city in Dakota and Rice counties in the State of Minnesota.

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Norwegian language

Norwegian (norsk) is a North Germanic language spoken mainly in Norway, where it is the sole official language.

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Novgorod Republic

The Novgorod Republic (p; Новгородскаѧ земьлѧ / Novgorodskaja zemľa) was a medieval Russian state which stretched from the Baltic Sea to the northern Ural Mountains between the 12th and 15th centuries, which included the city of Novgorod and the Lake Ladoga regions.

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O'Donoghue of the Glens

The O'Donoghue of the Glens (Ó Donnchadha na nGleann), Prince of Glenflesk, is the hereditary chieftain of his sept of the Kerry Eóganacht.

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Olaf (Disney)

Olaf is a snowman character from the 2013 animated film Frozen, produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios.

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Olaf (II) Haraldsen

Olaf Haraldsen (died) was a Danish anti-king who ruled Scania for a few years from 1139.

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Olaf Fink

Olaf James Fink (March 15, 1914 – March 26, 1973) was an educator and politician from New Orleans, Louisiana, who served as a Democrat in the Louisiana State Senate from 1956 to 1972.

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Olaf Guthfrithson

Olaf Guthfrithsson (Old Norse: Óláfr Guðfriðarson; Old English: Ánláf; rendered in Old Irish writings as Amlaíb mac Gofraid) (died 941) was a member of the Norse-Gael Uí Ímair dynasty and King of Dublin from 934 to 941.

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Olaf Haraldsson Geirstadalf

Olaf Haraldsson (died in 934), was a reputed son of King Harald Fairhair of Norway with, daughter of Øystein Jarl.

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Olaf I of Denmark

Olaf I (Oluf; – 18 August 1095), nicknamed Olaf Hunger, was king of Denmark from 1086 to 1095, following the death of his brother Canute IV the Holy.

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Olaf II of Denmark

Olaf II Haakonsson (1370 – 23 August 1387) was king of Denmark as Olaf II (1376–1387) and king of Norway as Olaf IV (1380–1387).

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Olaf II of Norway

Olaf II Haraldsson (995 – 29 July 1030), later known as St.

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Olaf III of Norway

Olaf Haraldsson (Old Norse: Óláfr Haraldsson, Norwegian: Olav Haraldsson; c. 1050 – 22 September 1093), known as Olaf Kyrre (Old Norse: kyrri, English: "the Peaceful"), was King of Norway (as Olaf III) from 1067 until his death in 1093.

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Olaf Magnusson of Norway

Olaf Magnusson (1099 – 22 December 1115) was king of Norway 1103–1115.

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Olaf of Sweden

Olaf of Sweden also "Onela" - Swedish: Olov or Olof - may refer to.

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Olaf the Black

Óláfr Guðrøðarson, commonly known in English as Olaf the Black, was a mid 13th century sea-king who ruled the Isle of Man (Mann) and parts of the Hebrides.

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Olaf the White

Olaf the White (Óláfr hinn Hvíti) was a viking sea-king who lived in the latter half of the 9th century.

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Olaf Tryggvason

Olaf Tryggvason (960s – 1000) was King of Norway from 995 to 1000.

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Olafr Godredsson

Óláfr Guðrøðarson (died 1153) was a mid twelfth-century King of the Isles.

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Olav V of Norway

Olav V (Alexander Edward Christian Frederik; 2 July 1903 – 17 January 1991) was the King of Norway from 1957 until his death.

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Olavinlinna (Olofsborg; literally St. Olaf's Castle, see Olaf II of Norway) is a 15th-century three-tower castle located in Savonlinna, Finland.

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Olavo is a given name, the Spanish and Portuguese form of Olaf, and may refer to.

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Old English

Old English (Ænglisc, Anglisc, Englisc) or Anglo-Saxon is the earliest historical form of the English language, spoken in England and southern and eastern Scotland in the early Middle Ages.

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Old Irish

Old Irish (Goídelc) (sometimes called Old Gaelic) is the name given to the oldest form of the Goidelic languages for which extensive written texts are extant.

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Old Norse

Old Norse was a North Germanic language that was spoken by inhabitants of Scandinavia and inhabitants of their overseas settlements during about the 9th to 13th centuries.

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Old Novgorod dialect

Old Novgorod dialect (Russian: древненовгородский диалект, dryevnyenovgorodsky dialekt; also translated as Old Novgorodian or Ancient Novgorod dialect) is a term introduced by Andrey Zaliznyak to describe the dialect found used in the Old East Slavic birch bark writings ("berestyanaya gramota").

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Ole (name)

Ole is a Danish and Norwegian masculine given name, derived from the Old Norse name Óláfr, meaning "ancestor's descendant".

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Olov or Olof is a Swedish form of Olav/Olaf, meaning "ancestor's descendant".

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Oluf van Steenwinckel

Oluf van Steenwinckel (died 1659) was a Danish building master and engineer, probably the son of Hans van Steenwinckel the Younger.

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Order of St. Olav

The Royal Norwegian Order of St.

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Peanuts is a syndicated daily and Sunday American comic strip written and illustrated by Charles M. Schulz, which ran from October 2, 1950, to February 13, 2000, continuing in reruns afterward.

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Proto-Norse language

Proto-Norse (also Proto-Scandinavian, Primitive Norse, Proto-Nordic, Ancient Nordic, Old Scandinavian, Proto-North Germanic and North Proto-Germanic) was an Indo-European language spoken in Scandinavia that is thought to have evolved as a northern dialect of Proto-Germanic over the first centuries CE.

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Ragnvald Ulfsson

Ragnvald Ulfsson the Old (beginning 11th century) was a jarl of Västergötland or Östergötland, and married to a sister of Olav Tryggvason.

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Savonlinna (Nyslott) is a town and a municipality of inhabitants in the southeast of Finland, in the heart of the Saimaa lake region.

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Scots language

Scots is the Germanic language variety spoken in Lowland Scotland and parts of Ulster (where the local dialect is known as Ulster Scots).

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Small Potatoes (2011 TV series)

Small Potatoes is a British animated series of shorts aimed at pre-school children.

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Snoopy's siblings

In Charles M. Schulz's comic strip Peanuts, Snoopy was often stated to have seven siblings.

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St. Olaf College


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St. Olaf's Church, Tallinn


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Staraya Ladoga

Staraya Ladoga (Ста́рая Ла́дога); Vanha Laatokka or the Aldeigjuborg of Norse sagas, is a rural locality (a selo) in Volkhovsky District of Leningrad Oblast, Russia, located on the Volkhov River near Lake Ladoga, north of the town of Volkhov, the administrative center of the district.

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Tallinn is the capital and largest city of Estonia.

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The Golden Girls

The Golden Girls is an American sitcom, created by Susan Harris, that originally aired on NBC from September 14, 1985, to May 9, 1992.

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The Lost Vikings (series)

The Lost Vikings is a side-scrolling puzzle/platform video game series which was developed by Silicon & Synapse (later Blizzard Entertainment).

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Triangle (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)

"Triangle" is the eleventh episode of season 5 of the television show Buffy the Vampire Slayer.

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Uleb Ragnvaldsson

Uleb Ragnvaldsson was a military leader of Novgorod Republic in conquering of Yugra in 1032.

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Yugra or Iuhra (Old Russian Югра, c.f. Byzantine Greek Οὔγγροι) was the name of the lands between the Pechora River and Northern Urals in the Russian annals of the 12th–17th centuries, as well as the name of the Khanty and partly Mansi tribes inhabiting these territories, later known as Voguls The Khanty–Mansi Autonomous Okrug of Russia is also called Yugra.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olaf

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