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Pronunciation

wɪljəm

Origin

English

Meaning

“A courageous protector” and “a man of will”, is the meaning behind this classic baby boy’s name. Many figures in European history have borne this name, giving it a sense of strength and importance. Its versatility is its great appeal; Will, Willie, Bill, Billy, are just a few pet forms of this wonderful name.

Rank in the year 2015

William was ranked #9 in the most popular American names of 2015.

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