Willliam name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Willliam

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Arkansas, U.S. says the name Willliam means "A Kind person" and is of American origin.
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Fun Facts about the name Willliam

  • How Popular is the name Willliam? Willliam is the 24,243rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Willliam have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 260 babies born with the first name Willliam in the United States. That's more than enough people named Willliam to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Willliam? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1922 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Willliam first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Willliam is Thursday, December 7th, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Willliam born? The highest recorded use of the first name Willliam was in 2006 with a total of 12 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Willliam: The name spelled backwards is Maillliw. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Illmilwa. How do you pronounce that?
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