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Willard Meaning


What does Willard mean?

The name Willard is of English origin.

The meaning of Willard is "resolutely brave".

Willard is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 7 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Wi-llard.

The Given Name Willard

Willard is a great choice for parents looking for a more unique name.

This 2 syllable name has majesty and a positive vibe.

Willard has no variant spellings.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Willard Boyle, Willard Brown, and Willard Libby.

Willard Popularity

In the U.S. in 2015, it ranked 2,746 in baby name popularity for boys with 44 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 3,285 in baby name popularity for boys with 34 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

Want to see how Willard sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Willard Name Popularity Page.

Willard Related Names

The name Willihard is a form of Willard.

Famous Willards

  • Willard Boyle ~ Nobel Prize for Physics 2009
  • Willard Brown ~ Baseball Player
  • Willard Libby ~ Nobel Prize for Chemistry 1960

Willard Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Willard.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Willard Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Willard in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Willard.

Just for fun, see the name Willard in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Willard in Nautical Flags page.