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Meaning and name origin

Wilhelm \wi-lhe-lm, wil-helm\ as a boy's name means "determined protector" and is a variant of William (Old German): from wil meaning "will", "desire" and helm meaning "helmet", "protection".

There is 1 feminine form of Wilhelm: Gulielma.


Popularity

Wilhelm is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#2221 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Wilhelm for boys (2014 statistics).


Top 1000 baby names ranking of Wilhelm name in U.S.

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

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Wilhelm and its source form. Variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Wilhelm and William. (2014 statistics).


Top 1000 baby names ranking of Wilhelm, William in U.S.

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


Similar Names

Suggested similar baby names are Vilhelm and Wilhelmus. Like Wilhelm, these names are not commonly used.

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