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Name Ville

Origin:From Old High German words for will, desire and helmet, protectionTools:

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About the name Ville in particular

Languages of use:Scandinavian, Finnish
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Mille, Sille, Vilde, Vilje, Vilte, AillĂ©n, Bill, Billel, Billie, Billie     Details
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About William/Wilhelma, the group of names with the same origin as Ville

Language of origin:Old High German
Info about origin, male:old German/Germanic two-element name
 very popular throughout Europe during the Middle Ages
 name of several important kings, e.g. William the Conqueror, the first Norman king of England
Words:willio = the will, the desire  Old High German
 helm = the helmet, the protection  Old High German
Topics:Two-element name
Variants' top ranks:1:William Sweden 2015,  1:Liam Canada/BC 2013,  1:Wilma Sweden 2007,  6:Guilherme Brazil 2009,  11:Vilma Finland/Finnish 2015,  12:Guillaume France 1997,  12:Ville Finland/Finnish 2006,  13:Willy Belgium 2013,  17:Viljami Finland/Finnish 2012,  19:Vilho Finland/Finnish 2015
Name variants:Billie, Guglielmina, Gulielma, Minka, Minna, Minnie, Velma, Vilma, Wilhelma, Wilhelmina, Wilhelmine, Willa, Wilma, Bill, Billie, Billy, Guglielmo, Guilhem, Guilherme, Guilielmus, Guillaume, Guillem, Guillermo, Jelle, Jelte, Liam, Pim, Vilhelm, Vilho, Vili, Viljami, Ville, Villum, Vilmos, Wilhelm, Wilian, Wilko, Will, Willem, Willi, William, Willie, Willy, Wim   Sortable list   Details

Popularity lists that contain the name Ville

Finland/FinnishGraph2009 29,  2008 24,  2007 20,  2006 12
SwedenGraph2015 71,  2014 64,  2013 59,  2012 62,  2011 452010 52,  2009 53,  2008 51,  2007 57,  2006 58,  2005 60,  2004 73,  2003 86,  2002 95