Origin of the name OLAV.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name OLAV.
A form of Old Norse Óláfr
(q.v.), meaning "forefather's relic." (History of Christian
Names, Yonge, 1884).
Olav V (d. 1991), was king of
Norway from 1957 until his death. Olav Bjaaland (d. 1961),
was a Norwegian ski champion. (Wiki)