Name Element WIL

TYPE: Element

Meaning & History

Germanic element meaning "will, desire".
GIVEN NAME DESCENDANTS: Wilhelm, Willabert, Willahelm, Willamar, Willifrid, Willihard, Williric (Ancient Germanic), Wilburg, Wilburh, Wilfrith, Wilfrið, Wilheard, Wilmǣr (Anglo-Saxon), Gwilherm (Breton), Guillem, Guifré (Catalan), Vilim (Croatian), Vilém (Czech), Vilfred, Vilhelm, Vilmar (Danish), Wilbert, Wilhelmina, Wilhelmus, Willem, Willemijn, Willemina (Dutch), Wil, Wilfred, Wilfrid, Wilhelmina, Willard, William, Wilmer, Wilfreda (English), Vilhelmo (Esperanto), Villem (Estonian), Vilhelm, Viljami, Vilhelmi, Vilhelmiina (Finnish), Guillaume (French), Wilfried, Wilhelm, Wilhelmina, Wilhelmine (German), Vilmos (Hungarian), Vilhjálmur (Icelandic), Uilliam (Irish), Guglielmo, Vilfredo (Italian), Vilhelms (Latvian), Wöllem, Wullem (Limburgish), Vilhelmas, Vilhelmina (Lithuanian), Illiam (Manx), Wiremu (Maori), Vilhelm, Vilmar (Norwegian), Wilhelm (Polish), Guilherme (Portuguese), Uilleam (Scottish), Viliam (Slovak), Viljem (Slovene), Guillermo, Wilfredo (Spanish), Vilhelm, Vilmar, Vilhelmina (Swedish), Gwilim, Gwillym, Gwilym (Welsh)
SURNAME DESCENDANTS: Willems, Willemse, Willemsen, Wilms (Dutch), Gilliam, Willard, William, Williams, Williamson, Wilmer (English), Guillory (French), Vilhjálmsson (Icelandic), MacWilliam, McWilliam (Scottish)