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Wilek

What does Wilek mean?

Wilek Pronunciation of Wilek [wilek] as a boys' name is of Old German derivation, and Wilek means "determined protector". Wilek is a version of William (Old German): from wil meaning "will".

Associated with: determined (faithful), protector (defender).

Variations

20 alternative forms via William: Bill, Bille, Billy, Villem, Wiley, Wilhelm, Wilkes, Wilkie, Will, Willem, Willi, Willie, Willis, Willkie, Wills, Willy, Wilmer, Wilmot, Wilson and Wim.

Creative forms:
(male) Wilock, Wylek, ..

(female) Wier, Wily, ..

Middle name pairings:
Wilek Devan (W.D.), ..

How popular is Wilek?

Wilek is an uncommonly occurring given name for males. Wilek is an equally uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent variation forms of Wilek (not ranked) are Bill, Billy (#809 last year), Wiley (#1321), Wilhelm, Wilkie, Will (#834), Willem, William (#5), Willie (#775), Willis (#1985), Willy, Wilmer (#1575), Wilmot and Wilson (#620). These relations of Wilek were popular a century ago (median #770) and are now much less conventional (#1423, 90%), with versions such as Will becoming less stylish. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bill, Billy, Wiley, Wilhelm, Wilkie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Will, Willem, William, Willie, Willis in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Willy, Wilmer, Wilmot, Wilson in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Billy, Wilhelm, Will, William, Wilmer outside U.S.

Similar Names

Wilek is alike in pronunciation to Aalok, Alec, Aleck, Alek and Alik. Other suggested similar names are Malek, Mirek, Vivek, Wick, Wil, Wilber, Wild, Wilde, Wilder, Willes, Willet, Willey, Wole and Wyler. These names tend to be more frequently used than Wilek.

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