William meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: William No. of characters: 7 Gender: Boy Origin of William: Old High German
How to pronounce William wi-lliam What does my name mean? Meaning of William: Will, Desire, Resolute Protector, Will-helmet, Will Desire, Valley, Unwavering Protector, Protect

William was ranked 5 in 2015 boys names list in US and remain unchanged from its previous ranking in 2014. William was ranked 954 in 2015 list of US girls name and dropped by 2.03% from its previous ranking of 935 in 2014. 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 & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 10 in 2014. Around 91786 people wear William as their first name. William is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

William is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular since 1880 and ranked 5 (0.399018% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 4087556 people wear William as their first name. William is a rare first name for a girl in United States which is a rare name since 1899 and ranked 5 (0.399018% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 4087556 people have William as their first name. William is not a native United States and William may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 1.143429% 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.

Names that rhyme with William Eliam, Gilliam, Illiam, Jameswilliam, Jilliam, Johnwilliam, Juliam, Liam, Liliam, Lilliam, Lliam, Markwilliam, Princewilliam, Sirwilliam, Uilliam, Wialliam, Wiiliam, Wiliam, WillliamFamous people named William
Jaycee Williams in For Colored Girls as Actress
Lucille Williams in Dangerous Youth as Actress
Martha Williams in She Hate Me as Actress
Maggie Williams in Fulfillment as Actress
Melanie Williams-Oram in A-Alike as Producer
Ilenia Williams in Live U as Miscellaneous Crew
Haley Williams in The Cutting Edge as Actress
Maggie Williams in The Three as Actress
Taketa Williams in Preach as
Jennifer Williams in Tokarev as Actress
William Holden is noted for his acting in movie Stalag 17
William Baldwin in movie The Squid and the Whale as Actor
William Hurt acted in movie A History of Violence
William H. Macy acted in movie Fargo
William Shakespeare is credited as writer of movie Haider
William Shatner in movie Star Trek V: The Final Frontier as Actor
Actor William Bendix, notable for movie Lifeboat
Actor William Devane, notable for movie Interstellar
William Faulkner in movie Land of the Pharaohs as Writer
William Fichtner in movie Crash as Actor
William Forsythe in movie Raising Arizona as Actor
Director William Friedkin, renowned for movie The French Connection
Writer William Goldman, well-known for movie All the President's Men
William Katt acted in movie Carrie
Actor William McNamara, known for movie Radio Inside
William Powell in movie Life with Father as Actor
William Conrad is well-known for his acting in movie The Naked Jungle
William Axt in movie His Glorious Night as Composer
William Preston Robertson in movie The Big Lebowski as Writer
Actor William T. Orr, known for movie Honeymoon for Three
Director William Olsen, notable for movie Rockin' Road Trip
William F. Conrad in movie Country Blue as Writer
William Lee Scott acted in movie Pearl Harbor
William K.L. Dickson directed the short The Boxing Cats (Prof. Welton's)
William Alwyn in movie The Master of Ballantrae as Composer
William Lava in movie Man on the Moon as Composer
William Motzing composed the music of movie Young Einstein
William Walton composed the music of movie Henry V
Writer William Brookfield, noted for movie Kidnapping Mr. Heineken
William Sadler in movie Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey as Actor
William Rice acted in movie Coffee and Cigarettes
William Wesley directed the movie Scarecrows
William Abney acted in TV series Journey to the Unknown
William Adler is well-known for his acting in TV series The Big Story
Director William F. Adler, well-known for movie Shipwrecked Among Cannibals
William M. Akers is credited as writer of TV series Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman
Writer William Aldridge, well-known for movie Slagsk�mpen
Director William Alexander, famous for movie Burlesque in Harlem
William Alland is writer of movie Revenge of the Creature
William Allen Castleman directed the movie Bummer
Writer William Altman, notable for TV series Studio One in Hollywood
William C. Ament is noted for directing movie Jungle Cavalcade
William Anderson in TV series Spider-Man as Composer
William A. Anderson in TV series American Playhouse as Director
William C. Anderson is writer of tvMovie Hurricane
William S. Anstedt acted in movie Go to Hell
William Anton in TV series Silk Stalkings as Actor
Writer William Applegate Jr., renowned for TV series L.A. Heat
William Appleton acted in videoGame Dust: A Tale of the Wired West
William Archer is writer of movie The Green Goddess
William Archibald in TV series The Admiral Broadway Revue as Writer
Names like William William Namesakes Related Names: Wil, Wila, Wiladean, Wilard, Wilba, Wilbehrt, Wilbeorht, Wilber, Wilbern, Wilbert, Wilberta, Wilberth, Wilberto, Wilbon, Wilbor, Wilborn, Wilbourn, Wilbrord, Wilbur, Wilburn Posts 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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