William

See William name rankings, ethnicity, gender, statistics, meanings, facts, country data, similar names and more.

Learn about the name William. See how popular William is in countries all over the world and whether it is used as a girls name or a boys name. Discover what William means in other languages and if it has any negative meanings.

Contents

  1. How do you pronounce William?
  2. How popular is the name William?
  3. In what countries is William popular?
  4. Is William a girls name?
  5. Is William a boys name?
  6. What ethnicity is the name William?
  7. What are similar names to William?
  8. What words does William rhyme with?

How to pronouce, type, and say William

See how to say, spell, type, and pronounce William.

How to pronouce William

William ARPAbet pronounciation: W IH1 L Y AH0 M

William IPA pronounciation: ˈwɪljəm

How to spell and type William

William in readable ASCII: william

William in hex: william

What does William rhyme with?

English words that rhyme with William.

The name William rhymes with:

fitzwilliam mcwilliam wm

Where is the name William popular?

See what countries the name William is most popular in.

Can William be a girls name?

See where William is used as a girls name.

William is sometimes used as a girls name in the following countries:

Can William be a boys name?

See where William is used as a boys name.

William popularity by country

See how popular William is for boys or girls in 16 country data sets.

How popular is William in Netherlands as a boys name?
In 2019 William was the 340th most popular boys name in Netherlands.

William boys name rank in Netherlands

How popular is William in Canada as a boys name?
In 2018 William was the 8th most popular boys name in Canada.

William boys name rank in Canada

How popular is William in France as a boys name?
In 2018 William was the 85th most popular boys name in France.

William boys name rank in France

How popular is William in Australia as a boys name?
In 2019 William was the 3rd most popular boys name in Australia.

William boys name rank in Australia

How popular is William in Sweden as a boys name?
In 2019 William was the 2nd most popular boys name in Sweden.

William boys name rank in Sweden

How popular is William in United States as a boys name?
In 2018 William was the 3rd most popular boys name in United States.

William boys name rank in United States

How popular is William in New Zealand as a boys name?
In 2019 William was the 8th most popular boys name in New Zealand.

William boys name rank in New Zealand

How popular is William in Switzerland as a boys name?
In 2018 William was the 75th most popular boys name in Switzerland.

William boys name rank in Switzerland

How popular is William in Norway as a boys name?
In 2018 William was the 6th most popular boys name in Norway.

William boys name rank in Norway

How popular is William in Belgium as a boys name?
In 2018 William was the 40th most popular boys name in Belgium.

William boys name rank in Belgium

How popular is William in United States as a girls name?
In 1987 William was the 958th most popular girls name in United States.

William girls name rank in United States

How popular is William in Ireland as a boys name?
In 2019 William was the 51st most popular boys name in Ireland.

William boys name rank in Ireland

How popular is William in Italy as a boys name?
In 2018 William was the 123rd most popular boys name in Italy.

William boys name rank in Italy

How popular is William in Denmark as a boys name?
In 2018 William was the 1st most popular boys name in Denmark.

William boys name rank in Denmark

How popular is William in Portugal as a boys name?
In 2018 William was the 62nd most popular boys name in Portugal.