William

♂ Name William – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name William

William is a ♂ male name.

Origin of William

William is an English form of the Old High German name Wilhelm.

Meaning of William

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

Pronunciation of William

Alternate spelling of William

Wiliam

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Name Statistic: William is ranked #410 overall ↑ 38

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 703 ↑ 62
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 88 ↑ 14
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 398 ↑ 14
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 104 ↑ 3
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 1325 ↓ -7
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 716 ↑ 47
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 30 ↑ 22
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 225 ↑ 18
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 114 ↑ 21
  • 🇫🇷 France: 531 ↑ 37
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 184 ↓ -4
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 624 ↑ 36
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 7989 ↑ 46
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 874 ↑ 83
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 85 ↑ 9
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 306 ↑ 13
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 222 ↓ -1
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 48 ↑ 11
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 247 ↑ 6

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