Given Name WILLY

GENDER: Masculine & Feminine
PRONOUNCED: WIL-ee (English), VI-lee (German), WIL-lee (Dutch), VIL-lee (Dutch)   [details]

Meaning & History

Diminutive of WILLIAM, WILHELM or WILLEM. It is both masculine and feminine in Dutch.

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Roald Dahl characters
VARIANTS: Bill, Wil, Will, Willie (English), Willi, Wim (German), Elma, Helma, Jelle, Mien, Mina, Pim, Wil, Wilma, Wim (Dutch)
DIMINUTIVES: Billie, Billy (English)
FEMININE FORMS: Wilhelmina (English), Wilhelmina, Wilhelmine (German), Wilhelmina, Willemijn, Willemina (Dutch)
MASCULINE FORMS: Wilhelmus, Willem (Dutch)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Wilhelm, Willahelm (Ancient Germanic), Gwilherm (Breton), Guillem (Catalan), Vilim, Vilko, Vilma (Croatian), Vilém, Vilma (Czech), Vilhelm (Danish), Vilhelmo, Vilĉjo (Esperanto), Villem (Estonian), Vilhelm, Viljami, Jami, Vilhelmi, Vilhelmiina, Vilho, Vili, Viljo, Ville, Vilma (Finnish), Guillaume (French), Vilmos, Vili, Vilma (Hungarian), Vilhjálmur (Icelandic), Uilliam, Liam, Uilleag, Ulick (Irish), Guglielmo (Italian), Vilhelms, Vilis (Latvian), Wöllem, Wullem, Mien, Mina, Wum (Limburgish), Vilhelmas, Vilhelmina (Lithuanian), Illiam (Manx), Wiremu (Maori), Wilkin, Wilky, Wilmot (Medieval English), Vilhelm (Norwegian), Wilhelm (Polish), Guilherme, Vilma (Portuguese), Uilleam (Scottish), Viliam, Vilma (Slovak), Viljem, Vili, Vilko (Slovene), Guillermo, Vilma (Spanish), Vilhelm, Vilhelmina, Ville, Vilma (Swedish), Gwilym, Gwil, Gwilim, Gwillym (Welsh)
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