Name Meaning: William
Strong-willed. Warrior or Protector.
Gender: Male
Pronounced: WIL-yum
Origin: Teutonic German

William originates of Teutonic German, a popular name for a boy across millenia. William originates from the German "Wilhelm" and the French "Guillaume" meaning "protector of the realm". Iterations of William have remained among the most popular of names of the royal families of Europe for over a thousand years.

William Variations:
Bill / Billy / Will
Famous Williams:
William Shakespeare
William Shatner
Pulitzer Prize
William Carlos Williams
US President
William Howard Taft

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