What is the meaning of the name Beowulf?

The name Beowulf is primarily a male name of English origin that has an unknown or unconfirmed meaning.

The main character in--and title of--the anonymous 8th-century epic poem 'Beowulf'. Possibly means "bee wolf" (in effect equal to "bear") from Old English BEO and WULF, meaning wolf. 

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