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Wilber meaning and name origin

Wilber \wi(l)-ber\ as a boy's name has the meaning "bright will" and is a variant of Wilbert (Old German): used occassionally in the 19th and 20th centuries. Also a variant of Wilbur (Old German): surname of unknown meaning.

Wilber has 1 variant form: Willbur.

Wilber is also pronounced similarly to Elber. Other suggested similar baby names are Wilberto, Wilburn, Wilburt, Wilder and Wilmer.

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Popularity of Wilber

Wilber is a somewhat popular first name for males (#1070 out of 1220) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#4586 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

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