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Willow - Meaning of Willow

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[ 2 syll. wi-(l)low, wil-l-ow ] The baby girl name Willow is pronounced WIHL-ow †. Willow's origin and use are both in the English language. It is derived from willow ; welig which means 'willow'. The first name is a recent invention, from the name of the tree with slender and pliant branches, which is of the Old English welig.

Variant forms of Willow include the names Willo, Willough, Willoughby, Wyllo, Wyllow, Wylo, and Wylow.

See also the related category tree (forest).

Willow is popular as a baby girl name, and it is also regarded as trendy. The name has been rising in popularity since the 1990s; prior to that, it was of only sporadic use. At the modest peak of its usage in 2018, 0.210% of baby girls were named Willow. It had a ranking of #62 then. Out of all girl names in its family, Willow was the most commonly used in 2018.

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

† Pronunciation for Willow: W as in "we (W.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)"


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