Name William – origin and meaning

William is a male name.

Origin of William

William is an English form of the Germanic name Wilhelm.

Meaning of William

William means “the resolute protector” (from Germanic “wil” = will/desire + “helm” protection/helmet).

Pronunciation of William

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