Wilkie meaning, boyWilkie

Rate Wilkie: Do you like this name?

Get kreatif with Wilkie | Add to list (0)

Meaning and name origin

Wilkie \wi(l)-kie\ as a boy's name is of Old English and Old German origin, and the meaning of Wilkie is "determined protector". Wilkie is a variant of Wilkes (Old English): probably a short form of Wilkins. Also a variant of William (Old German): from wil meaning "will", "desire" and helm meaning "helmet", "protection".


Wilkie is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#5973 out of 88799, Top 7%) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Wilkie and its source forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is William (#5). (2014 statistics).

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

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

Similar Names

Wilkie is also pronounced similarly to Willkie. Other suggested similar baby names are Willie and Willis. These names tend to be more commonly used than Wilkie.