First name origins & meanings:
- English: Of the willows
- Teutonic: Valiant protector
- Old English: Enchanting
First name variations: Wil, Will, Willem, Wilhelm, Wilmos, Wilmot, Wilson, Williams, Williamson, Wills, Willie, Willy, Wyley, Wilkie, Willkie, Wilkes, Wylkes, Willis, Wilton, Wilmer, Wilmar, Winton, Willard, Wilford, Guillaume, Guillermo, Vilhelm, Vilem, Viliam, Vasili, Vasily, Uilleam, Uilliam, William, Wylie
Last name origins & meanings:
- Northern Irish and Scottish: variant of Wylie.
- Possibly also English, a habitational name from Wylye in
Wiltshire, named for the Wylye river (see Wilton).
- English: possibly a variant of Willey.