William

♂ Name William – Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity 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

Variants of the name William

Wiliam

William in the categories

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Name Statistic: William is ranked #386 overall ↑ 62

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 642 ↑↑ 123
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 86 ↑ 16
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 383 ↑ 29
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 107 ↔ 0
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 1295 ↑ 23
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 676 ↑ 87
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 27 ↑ 25
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 227 ↑ 16
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 113 ↑ 22
  • 🇫🇷 France: 513 ↑ 55
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 177 ↑ 3
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 580 ↑ 80
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 7703 ↑↑ 332
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 837 ↑↑ 120
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 65 ↑ 29
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 273 ↑ 46
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 213 ↑ 8
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 39 ↑ 20
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 235 ↑ 18

William in the Top 50 Names

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