What does Willene mean?
Willene /wil-lene/ as a name for girls. Willene's name origin is Old German, and the meaning of Willene is "determined protector". Willene is a version of Wilhelmina (Old German). Compare surname Walline.
How popular is Willene?
Willene is a very popular first name for females (#2088 out of 4276, Top 49%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name statistics of Willene for girls. Willene was first listed in 1920-1929 and reached its top rank of #781 in the U.S. during the years 1930-1939, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 1000 Names, 2014)
Prominent related forms of Willene are Willa (#549 in 2014), Willie, Billie and Wilhelmina. Usage of these relations of Willene was widespread during 1930-1939 (adoption of 0.63%) and is now much lower (adoption 0.09%, 85.7% less), with versions like Wilhelmina becoming somewhat outmoded.
Thinking of names?
Willene▼ is alike in pronunciation to Aileen▲, Aileene, Ailene, Aillin, Alene▼, Alleine, Allene▼, Alleyne, Alline, Allyne, Eileen▼, Eileene, Eilene, Eilleen, Eilwen, Elaene, Elene, Ellane, Ellen▼, Ellene, Ileene, Ilene▼, Illene and Wilone. Other suggested similar baby names are Adalene, Adilene, Arleene, Arlene▼, Arliene, Cailene, Carlene▼, Celene, Ciline, Colene, Colleene, Collene, Colline, Dalene, Dellene, Earlene▼, Emalene, Evelene, Filomene, Harlene, Hellene, Jillane, Jillanne, Jillene, Jilliane, Jolene▼, Jollene, Kalene, Kaylene, Liliane, Marlene▼, Millee, Myrlene, Nellene, Nicolene, Nilsine, Orlene, Phillane, Philline, Rolene, Rollene, Shalene, Shirlene▼, Verlene, Violeine, Walless, Wallie, Wibeke, Willma, Wilona and Winne. These names tend to be less frequently used than Willene.