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Willian

First Name
4k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
183
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Willian mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Willian

User Submitted Origins

English
59%
German
37%
Portuguese
4%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. 2 people from California, U.S. agree the name Willian is of African origin and means "Warrior".
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Wiktionary

  1. A male given name

Notable Persons Named Willian

Notable Persons Named Willian

Willian

Willian is a soccer player for the Chelsea F.C., Sport Club Corinthians Paulista, FC Shakhtar Donetsk, FC Anzhi Makhachkala, Brazil national under-20 football team, and Brazil national football team. Willian was born on August 9th, 1988 in Ribeirão Pires, Brazil.

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Willian José

Willian José is a soccer player for the UD Las Palmas, Clube de Regatas Brasil, Grêmio Barueri Futebol, Deportivo Maldonado, São Paulo FC, Grêmio Foot-Ball Porto Alegrense, Santos FC, Real Madrid Castilla, Real Madrid C.F., Real Zaragoza, and Brazil national under-20 football team. Willian was born on November 23rd, 1991 in Porto Calvo, Brazil.

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Willian Arão

Willian Arão is a soccer player for the Clube de Regatas do Flamengo, São Paulo FC, RCD Espanyol, Sport Club Corinthians Paulista, Associação Portuguesa de Desportos, Associação Chapecoense de Futebol, Atlético Clube Goianiense, and Botafogo de Futebol e Regatas. Willian was born on December 3rd, 1992 in São Paulo. Willian is also known as Messi.

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Willian Magrão

Willian Magrão is a soccer player for the Red Bull Brasil, Grêmio Foot-Ball Porto Alegrense, Associação Atlética Ponte Preta, Cruzeiro Esporte Clube, Figueirense FC, Associação Portuguesa de Desportos, Boa Esporte Clube, and Clube Náutico Capibaribe. Willian was born on February 16th, 1987 in Moji-Mirim, Brazil. Willian is also known as Willian Magrão.

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Willian Robert Orban

Willian was born on April 21st, 1922 in Regina, Saskatchewan. Willian is also known as Orban, Bill; Orban, and William R.. He passed away on October 18th, 2003.

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Willian Xavier

Willian Xavier is a soccer player for the Botafogo Futebol Clube (SP), Esporte Clube Comercial (MS), Figueirense FC, Clube Atlético Paranaense, Clube Atlético Votuporanguense, Rio Branco Esporte Clube, America Football Club (RJ), CR Vasco da Gama, Botafogo de Futebol e Regatas, Vegalta Sendai, and Es. Willian was born on September 22nd, 1983 in Campo Grande, Brazil. Willian is also known as Willian.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Willian

Notable Persons With the Last Name Willian

Willian

Willian is a soccer player for the Chelsea F.C., Sport Club Corinthians Paulista, FC Shakhtar Donetsk, FC Anzhi Makhachkala, Brazil national under-20 football team, and Brazil national football team. Willian was born on August 9th, 1988 in Ribeirão Pires, Brazil.

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John Willian

John was born in 1835. He breathed his last breath on April 25th, 1869.

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Douglas Willian

Douglas Willian is an athlete for the Sport Club Corinthians Paulista Junior Team.

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Alex Willian

Alex Willian is a sports team member for the KF Tirana.

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Maikon Willian

Maikon Willian is an athlete for the Cianorte Futebol Clube.

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Willian U.S.
  White 69.95% 64.26%
  African American 20.22% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 7.65% 16.26%

Of Last Name Willian

People with the last name Willian are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Willian

  • How Popular is the name Willian? Willian is the 4,483rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Willian was the 98,982nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Willian have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,989 babies born with the first name Willian in the United States. That's more than enough people named Willian to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Willian? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Willian born? The highest recorded use of the first name Willian was in 1929 with a total of 84 babies.
  • Random Willian Factoid: According to the 1928 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Willian is not a popular baby boy's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, only 8 babies in North Carolina have the same name in 1928.
  • Weird things about the name Willian: The name spelled backwards is Nailliw. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Nlaliwi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Willian? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 183 people with the last name Willian.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Willian? Willian is one of the most unique last names recorded.
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