Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. WAWL-əs(English)
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Meaning & History

From a Scottish and English surname that was derived from Norman French waleis meaning "foreigner, Celt, Welshman" (of Germanic origin). It was first used as a given name in honour of Sir William Wallace, a Scottish hero who led the fight against the English in the 13th century.

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DiminutiveWally(English)

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Entry updated January 21, 2022