Wilkie name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: English, Germanic and Old High German
Usage: English
Pronunciation: wi(l)-kie
Meaning: Valley, Protection and Protect
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What does Wilkie mean?

Well-Known unisex name Wilkie is rooted from Germanic and English is used notably in English. Wilkie is resulted from William. William is derivation of Guillaume. Also William is English equivalent of Wilhelm.

Well-Known William is originated from Germanic and Old High German, William means "Resolute Protector and Will and Helmet".

How do I pronounce Wilkie?

The two syllabled name Wilkie is commonly pronounced as wi(l)-kie.

Variants of Wilkie


How popular is the name Wilkie?

Wilkie is a familiar baby name in United States, it had been in use since 1914 and was last seen in 1978, during its 40 years of usage, it was able to reach the top 800 names.

In 1940, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 792 on boy names chart when 61 babies were named Wilkie. There are over 362 babies that have been given the name Wilkie in United States.

Wilkie is a rare baby name in England and Wales, chances of it being still in use are very slim since it isn't seen since 2005. Also, Wilkie is a familiar name in Philippines and Brazil.

At least, 800 people globally have carried Wilkie as their given name according to our findings.

View more ▾View full list ▾[1] Source: Social Security Administration


Here's what numbers has to say about Wilkie

Injustice makes you go crazy. You always care more about other people's well-being and never find time to check how you are doing. However, you live by other people's rules and social restrictions which is not good for you. You want to be the boss in every situation. But you never change your style as trends change because you are faithful to your individuality. You are a natural leader who's respected by people.

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Middle names for Wilkie

Below are trending and familiar middle names we think go particularly well with Wilkie:

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Famous people named Wilkie

  • Wilkie Clark, African-American entrepreneur and civil rights activist
  • Wilkie Cooper, British cinematographer
  • Wilkie Collins, English novelist, playwright


  1. Social Security Administration, https://www.ssa.gov/oact/babynames/index.html
  2. Office for National Statistics, https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/livebirths
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