What does Willem mean?
Willem has 24 different relations via William: Bill▼, Bille, Billie▼, Billy▼, Vilhelm, Villem, Wilek, Wiley▼, Wilhelm▼, Wilkes, Wilkie, Will▼, Willi, Williams▼, Willie▼, Willis▼, Willkie, Wills, Willson, Willy, Wilmer▼, Wilmot, Wilson▼ and Wim.Kreatif forms: Walem, Welem, Winlem. [more]
How popular is Willem?
Willem is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#70906 out of 150436, Top 47%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the usage of Willem and related names. Bill, Billie, Billy (#794 the previous year), Wiley, Wilhelm, Will (#763), William (#5), Williams, Willie (#722), Willis, Willy, Wilmer and Wilson (#594) are the popular variation forms of Willem (not ranked) appearing in the Top 1000. Other variants, like Wills, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Willem was more pronounced during the years 1920-1929 (adoption of 0.637%) and is now much reduced (adoption 0.163%, 74% less). (2014 Birth Statistics)
Willem is alike in pronunciation to Alem and Eilam. Other recommended similar baby names are Dillen, Gillen, Hallem, Hillel, Hiller, Miller▼, Waller, Walwin, Walwyn, Waylen, Waylin, Waylon▲, Welwyn, Weylin, Wilber▼, Wilder, Willerd, Willes, Willess, Willets, Willett, Willey, Willkes, Willmer and Wylan. These names tend to be more commonly used than Willem.