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Wilkes - Meaning of Wilkes

What does Wilkes mean?

Meaning of the name WilkesLiamWilliamBoWilsonGuillermoWillieBillyWillWilkieGuillerminoGuilielmusVilppuWillamBillieWilliamsGuillemWillardWillianVasilakWilhelmusVasylWillisWilhelmBill

[ 1 syll. wi-(l)kes, wil-k-es ] The baby boy name Wilkes is pronounced WIHLKS †. Wilkes is of English and Germanic origin.

Wilkes is a variant transcription of Wilkie (English).

Wilkes is also a variant transcription of William (English and French).

See also the related category germanic (german).

Wilkes is rarely used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. Within the group of boy names directly linked to Wilkes, William was the most regularly used in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Wilkes include Willkes, Walch, Walls, Waloch, Walsch, Walsh (English), Walshe (English), Welch (English), Welche, Welles (English), Wells (English), Wels, Welsch, Welsh (English), Wilke, Willes, Wills (English), Wilse (English), Waleis, and Wallace (English and Scottish).

† English pronunciation for Wilkes: W as in "we (W.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)"


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