Willard is a variation (English) of Wilhard (German).
Willard is also a variation of Will (English).
Willard is also a variation (English) of William (English and French).
Willard is uncommon as a baby name for boys. At the height of its usage in 1915, 0.328% of baby boys were named Willard. Its ranking then was #58. The baby name has since experienced a substantial drop in popularity, and is currently of only very modest use. In 2018, within the group of boy names directly related to Willard, William was the most widely used.
† Pronunciation for Willard: W as in "we (W.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)"