Name Wil Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Wil


Wil is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Wil?

Wil is a variant of the name Will, which is a short variant of the name William or other given names beginning with “Wil-“.

What does the name Wil mean?

Wil means “resolute protector” (from Old High German “willio” = will/desire + “helm” = protection/helmet).

Pronunciation of Wil

Variants of the name Wil


Popularity of the name Wil

The name Wil is ranked #8217 overall.

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