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Name Willie

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

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About the name Willie in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:English
Is diminutive of:William
US 2015 rank:#775     ... 773:Marcel, 774:Stetson, 775:Willie, 776:Jeffery, 777:Brantlee ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Billie, Billie, Lillie, Millie, Willi, Willis, Allie, Callie, Ellie, Fillip     Details
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About William/Wilhelma, the group of names with the same origin as Willie

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
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SeriesGraphRankings
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 262,  1980-1989 164,  1970-1979 117,  1960-1969 92
USA prevalence 1990 61
USA yearlyGraph2015 775,  2014 720,  2013 707,  2012 643,  2011 614,  2010 632,  2009 622,  2008 566,  2007 547,  2006 512,  2005 511,  2004 496,  2003 453,  2002 437,  2001 412,  2000 407,  1999 385,  1998 354,  1997 335,  1996 327,  1995 318,  1994 291,  1993 272
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