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Wilhelmine

What does Wilhelmine mean?

Wilhelmine Pronunciation of Wilhelmine [wil-helmine] as a girls' name is of Old German derivation, and Wilhelmine means "determined protector". Wilhelmine is an alternate form of Wilhelmina (Old German).

Associated with: determined, protector (defender).

Variations

8 relations via Wilhelmina: Guillelmine, Vilhelmina, Villhelmina, Villhelmine, Willamine, Willemina, Willmina and Willmine.

Creative forms:
(female)

(male)

Middle name pairings:
Wilhelmine Serafina (W.S.), ..

How popular is Wilhelmine?

Wilhelmine is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Wilhelmine is also an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Wilhelmine entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its highest rank of #733 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Wilhelmine name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Wilhelmine outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. The only other popular varying form of Wilhelmine listed in the Top 2000 is Wilhelmina (#1619 a year ago). Adoption of these forms of Wilhelmine was widespread 135 years ago (average #484) and is now much less, with the version Wilhelmina becoming somewhat outmoded.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Wilhelmine, Wilhelmina in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Wilhelmine and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Aileene, Ailene, Albertine, Aleine, Alexine, Allaine, Alleine, Allexine (see Alexandra), Alline, Alverdine, Asceline, Aveline, Cateline, Cathaline, Charmine, Ciline, Colline, Delaine, Delcine, Delfine, Deline, Eileene, Ellaine, Emeline, Emmeline, Ethelene, Etheline, Eveline, Felmine, Gilbertine (see Gilberte), Guillelmina, Guillemine (see Wilhelmina), Helaine, Hermine, Jillaine, Jillanne, Jillene, Joceline, Joeline, Juelline, Kateline, Katheline, Katherine, Kathline, Kathyline (see Kathleen), Magdeline, Marcelline, Melaine, Michaeline, Michelina, Micheline, Nicoline, Nilsine, Orseline, Philline, Polline (see Paulina), Raleine, Roseline, Selestine, Silestyne (see Celeste), Silvaine, Vilhelmine (see Vilhelmina), Violeine (see Violet), Walterine, Wendeline, Wileen, Willamina, Willene, Williamina, Willie, Wilmina, Wilone, Winefride, Zeline and Zoeline. These names tend to be more frequently used than Wilhelmine.

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