The meaning of named WILLIAM, origin, popularity and name of wellknown people.

  • Given Name: WILLIAM
  • Gender: Male / Boy
  • Name’s Length: 7
  • Name’s Origin: English
  • Name’s Meaning: Protector

How popular did the name WILLIAM as a baby boy’s name?

  • The name William, was ranked # 5 in the last 100 years for baby boy’s name in United States of America. The name William, was also ranked # 5 in United States, 2009, # 8 in 2008 / 2007, # 10 in 2006 and # 11 in 2005.
  • The name William, was ranked # 3 in Sweden, 2008 and # 1 in 2007 / 2004.
  • The name William, was ranked # 46 in Scotland 2008 and # 33 in 2004.
  • The name William, was ranked # 2 in Australia 2008 / 2007.
  • The name William, was ranked # 16 in Canada 2008 and # 14 in 2005.
  • The name William, was ranked # 10 in England 2008 and # 7 in 2006.
  • The name William, was ranked # 47 in Ireland 2008 and # 44 in 2007.

List of popular people whose named WILLIAM:

- William Ayache was a FIFA World Cup player from France
– William Baker (1817-1878) was a railway engineer, English Engineer
– William Beaudineis a star of motion pictures – American Hollywood Walk of Fame
– William Bendix, Radio, American Hollywood Walk of Fame
– William Beynon, Canadian Aboriginal leader
– William Blake (1757-1827) was a painter, poet, English Artist
– William Boyce (1711-1779) was a composer, English Musician
– William Boydis a star of motion pictures – American Hollywood Walk of Fame
– William Butterfield (1814-1900) was a leader in Gothic revival movement
– William Byrd (1543-1623) was a composer, English Musician
– William Camden (1551-1623) was a historian, English Other notable
– William Castro was a FIFA World Cup 1990 player from Uruguay
– William Congreve (1772-1828) was a rocketry pioneer, English Inventor
– William Damseaux, Belgian Business and economist figure
– William Dieterleis a star of motion pictures – American Hollywood Walk of Fame
– William Farnumis a star of motion pictures – American Hollywood Walk of Fame
– William Favershamis a star of motion pictures – American Hollywood Walk of Fame
– William Foxis a star of motion pictures – American Hollywood Walk of Fame
– William Frawleyis a star of motion pictures – American Hollywood Walk of Fame
– William Friedkinis a star of motion pictures – American Hollywood Walk of Fame
– William Gallas was a FIFA World Cup player from France
– William Godwin (1756-1836) was a political philosopher, English Philosopher
– William Gossage (1799-1877) was a soap, English Businessmen
– William Greenwell (1820-1918) was a English Archaeologist and anthropologist
– William Hague, (1961-)Conservative politician, English Politician
– William Hainesis a star of motion pictures – American Hollywood Walk of Fame
– William Hogarth (1697-1764) was a painter, engraver, English Artist
– William Holdenis a star of motion pictures – American Hollywood Walk of Fame
– William Hyde Wollaston (1766-1828) was a chemist, English Scientist
– William IV (1765-1837) was an English Monarch
– William Keene, Television, American Hollywood Walk of Fame
– William Kvist was a FIFA World Cup 2010 player from Denmark
– William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne (1779-1848) was a English Politician
– William Lemuel Boyd, Radio, American Hollywood Walk of Fame
– William Losh (1770-1861) was a alkali, English Businessmen
– William Lyon Mackenzie (1795-1861) – Mayor of Toronto, Canadian Politician
– William M. Miller, Iranian Famous Americans in Iran
– William Mokoena was a FIFA World Cup player from South Africa
– William Morris (1834-1896) was an architect and author, English Architect
– William Morris (1834-1896) was an English Artist
– William Morris, 1st Viscount Nuffield (1877-1963) was an English Businessmen
– William Okpara was a FIFA World Cup 1998 player from Nigeria
– William Petersen, Television, American Hollywood Walk of Fame
– William Pitt the Younger (1759-1806) was a British prime minister, English Politician
– William Powellis a star of motion pictures – American Hollywood Walk of Fame
– William Primrose, Recording, American Hollywood Walk of Fame
– William S. Hartis a star of motion pictures – American Hollywood Walk of Fame
– William Seligis a star of motion pictures – American Hollywood Walk of Fame
– William Shatner, Television, American Hollywood Walk of Fame
– William Steinberg, Recording, American Hollywood Walk of Fame
– William Sunsing was a FIFA World Cup 2002 player from Costa Rica
– William Tierney Clark (1783-1852) was a civil engineer, English Engineer
– William Vance, Belgian Comic writer
– William Wakefield (1801-1848) was a founder of Wellington, New Zealand
– William Walton (1902-1983) was a composer, English Musician
– William Whewell (1794-1866) was a philosopher, English Philosopher
– William Wilberforce (1759-1833) was a abolitionist, English Politician
– William Wilkins (1778-1839) was a (National Gallery, London) was a English Architect
– William Wyleris a star of motion pictures – American Hollywood Walk of Fame
– William Wyndham Grenville, 1st Lord Grenville (1759-1834) was a English Politician