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Vilem Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Vilem is of Czech origin.

The meaning of Vilem is "determined protector".  


In the U.S. in 2014 less than 5 boys given the name.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

View the Vilem Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Vilem has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Vilem to other names.


Introduced to Britain by the Normans, the name William is an Anglicized form of the German name Wilhelm.

It is derived from the Germanic elements Wil meaning "will or determination" and helm meaning "helmet or protection, guardian".

One of a number of names introduced to Britain by the Normans, William was and still remains one of the most popular names in Britain. It was the most common boy name in the first century after the Conquest, and was second only to the name John during the Middle Ages.

The name William is used by the royal families of Britain, Germany and the Netherlands.

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Vilem is a form of the name William.

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