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A famous bearer of this name: Guillaume Apollinaire, a French pioneer of modern poetry and an author.
-- Anonymous User  1/13/2006
Guillaume V will be probably be the French reigning name of the actual Prince William of Wales, (William Arthur Philip Louis Mountbatten-Windsor) when he becomes King of Canada.
-- ctjj.stevenson  1/14/2006
Crown Prince Guillaume will be the Grand Duke of Luxembourg after his father, Grand Duke Henri. He is the first child of Grand Duke Marie Therese.
-- khaotickharma  5/19/2006
Famous bearer is French actor Guillaume Canet probably best known in the English speaking world for his role in The Beach.
-- Nava  1/17/2007
My sister always planned on naming a child Guillaume, until it occured to her that it is pronounced Gee-om, like the Dublin slang for female genital, gee.
-- Anonymous User  1/4/2008
The true first name of composer/musician Yann Tiersen.
-- LimbicLove  1/18/2009
Very cool name.
-- Anonymous User  6/16/2009
I don't like this name. It looks hard to pronounce.
-- bananarama  7/29/2009
I love this name. It looks so elegant and romantic. I like the sound of it as well, the pronunciation may need correcting at first, but it's a beautiful name regardless.
-- blue_belle  8/9/2010
I love this masculine yet elegant name but if it were used in the U.S. the pronunciation would be butchered constantly.
-- KathosAnnora  11/9/2010
Guillaume Apollinaire's (1880-1918) real name was Wilhelm Apollinaris de Kotrowitzky.
-- Anonymous User  8/23/2011
Guillaume de Grimoald was the birthname of Pope Urban V (Pontificate between 1362-1370).
-- CarolinW  6/12/2012
I know someone with this as their surname, and they pronounce it GIL-ee-um.
-- Anonymous User  3/30/2013
French house duo Daft Punk's Guy-Manuel de Homen-Christo was born Guillaume Emmanuel de Homem-Christo.
-- TheBlankUsername1  6/23/2013
The name Guillaume was pretty popular in France in the beginning of the 20th century, experienced a decline from the 1930's to the 1970's, and became very popular in the 1980's. It was the 48th most popular name given to boys in the 20th century.
-- bonjour_mon_joli  8/25/2013

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