Meaning and name origin
Willard▼ has 1 variant form: Willerd.
For more information, see also the related boy name William.
Willard is a very popular first name for males (#280 out of 1220, Top 23%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#1337 out of 88799, Top 2%) (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Willard for boys. Willard reached its highest rank of #85 in the U.S. in 1910-1919 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Willard and its variant form. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are William (#5) and Willard. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).