Name Element WIL

TYPE: Element

Meaning & History

Germanic element meaning "will, desire".
GIVEN NAME DESCENDANTS: Wilhelm, Willabert, Willahelm, Willamar, Willifrid, Willihard (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), Willard, William, Williams, Williamson, Wilmer (English), Vilhjálmsson (Icelandic), MacWilliam, McWilliam (Scottish)