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What does Willie mean?

Meaning of the name WillieWillaMinaWilhelminaMinnieWillmineHilmaGuillerminaWilhelminahVilmaBillieElmaWilliamMinnaWilleneWilliemaeVelmaWilliaWilnaWilhelmineWillibelleMinWilmaMimiMinette

[ 2 syll. wi-(l)lie, wil-l-ie ] The baby girl name Willie is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being far more popular. It is pronounced WIHLLiy- †. Willie is of Germanic origin and it is used mainly in English. Willie is a familiar form of the Dutch, English, German, and Polish Wilhelmina.

See also the related form, the name Willibelle.

Willie is rare as a baby girl name. At the modest peak of its usage in 1910, 0.428% of baby girls were named Willie. It was #56 in rank then. The baby name has suffered a marked drop in frequency since then, and is currently used only on a very light scale. Out of all girl names in its family, Willie was nevertheless the most commonly used in 2018. Willie has in the last century been primarily given to boys. In 1973, 19 times more boys than girls were given the name Willie.

Baby names that sound like Willie include Walli, Wallie, Wally, Whaley, Wiley, Wili, Wilie, Willa, Willi, Willo, Willow, Willy, Wily, Wyley, Wyli, Wylie, Wyllo, Wyllow, Wylo, and Wyly.

† Pronunciation for Willie: W as in "we (W.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"


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