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William meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: William No. of characters: 7 Gender: BoyOrigin: Old High German
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Meanings: Will Desire Resolute Protector Will-helmet Will Desire Valley Unwavering Protector Protect

William was ranked 3 in 2016 US male names list and elevated by 40.00% from its previous ranking of 5 in 2015. William was ranked 937 in 2016 US female names list and elevated by 1.47% from its previous ranking of 951 in 2015. First name derived from William. Comes from the Germanic "wil helm and" Means "will and headset" If party on 10 January.. Very emotional,Williamalways strive to keep their composure. Enterprising, active, voluntary,Williamhave a real work power and nothing can resist them. Charming, elegant, their seductive power is undeniable. Their morality is flexible enough and fits the circumstances. Faithfulness is not their forte,Williamoften fall in love and is always sincere.

Full form of William : Warm-Hearted Impressionable Light-Hearted Literary Industrious Accurate Mathematical

William is a very very popular first name for a boy in England & Whales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 8 in 2015. Around 95869 people wear William as their first name. William is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

William was a very very popular first name for boy but is a rare first name for a girl which is a rare girl name since 1880 and ranked 3 in 2016 in United States. Around 4103456 people wear William as their first name. William is a very consistent name over the past 130 years. 1.135247% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of William
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Expression number of William is 7.

William likes to research and reason to know the answers of hidden questions as William are gifted with an analytical mind. William are always on the quest for knowledge and wisdom and loves being alone.

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Names like William William Namesakes Related Names: WilWilaWiladeanWilardWilbaWilbehrtWilbeorhtWilberWilbernWilbertWilbertaWilberthWilbertoWilbonWilborWilbornWilbournWilbrordWilburWilburnPosts having William: Comments :William is a British male name, derived from the Norman variant of the name of German origin Wilhelm (will, determination and helm, helmet), passed in English with the Norman conquest of England and which corresponds to William French and the Occitan Guilhem. William on 10 January as William of Bourges or March 15 as William Hart is celebrated. Christian saints William Hart (° 1558 - † 1583), blessed martyr in England; celebrated on 15 March. Rochester William or William of Perth; celebrated May 23 - Haydn Dallas Popularity of William
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