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What does Wylmer mean?

Wylmer Pronunciation of Wylmer [wylmer] as a name for boys has its root in Old German, and the name Wylmer means "strong desire". Wylmer is an alternate spelling of Wilmer (Old German).

Associated with: strong.


Wylmer has 3 variants: Willmar, Willmer and Wilmore.

1 more relation via Wilmer: Wilmar.

Creative forms:
(male) Lemer, Walmer, ..

(female) Wylter, Wylver, ..

Middle name pairings:
Wylmer Kyler (W.K.), ..

How popular is Wylmer?

Wylmer is an unusual given name for males. Wylmer is an equivalently uncommon surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Wilmer (#1575 the previous year) is the only prominent varying form of Wylmer (not ranked) appearing in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Wilmore, are uncommon. This form of Wylmer reached the peak of its popularity 105 years ago (#285) and has become much less popular since (#1575, down 85.2%), with Wilmer becoming less trendy. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Wilmer in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Wylmer is alike in pronunciation to Aillmer, Ailmer, Allmer, Ayllmer, Aylmar, Aylmer, Ellmer, Elmar, Elmer, Elmir, Eylmer, Ullmar, Ulmar and Ulmer. Other recommended names are Adler, Ammer, Aymer, Balfer, Bayler, Beamer, Cramer, Culver, Cuyler, Delmer, Elder, Elger, Filmer, Folker, Fylmer (see Filmore), Gilmer, Gomer, Hammer, Hiller, Hjalmer, Hyder, Kazmer, Kramer, Kyler, Loller, Marmer, Melker, Myller (see Miller), Palmer, Ryder, Shomer, Silver, Sommer, Sylver, Tayler, Telfer, Tyler, Volker, Walder, Waleed, Walker, Waller, Walter, Weber, Wilber, Wilbur, Wilder, Wilkes, Willerd, Willes, Willey, Wilmot, Winter, Wister, Wolfert, Wye, Wylan, Wyler, Wylie, Wyman and Wynne. These names tend to be more frequently used than Wylmer.

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