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Willie Meaning


What does Willie mean?

The name Willie is of English origin.

The meaning of Willie is "determined protector".

Willie is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Wi-llie.

The Given Name Willie

Willie is a diminutive of William. See William for further details.

Willie is an appealing and simple name.

An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.

Wrap it up and take it home, Willie may just be the name you're looking for.

Willie falls into the classic name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Willie Brown, Willie Davis, and Willie Keeler.

Willie Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 934 in baby name popularity for boys with 224 occurrences. It ranked 17,866 in baby name popularity for girls with 5 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 805 in baby name popularity for boys with 282 occurrences. It ranked 18,234 in baby name popularity for girls with 5 occurrences.

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

Willie Related Names

Willie is a diminutive of William.

Famous Willies

  • Willie Brown ~ Football Player
  • Willie Davis ~ Football Player
  • Willie Keeler ~ Baseball Player
  • Willie Lanier ~ Football Player
  • Willie Mays ~ Baseball Player
  • Willie McCovey ~ Baseball Player
  • Willie Nelson ~ Country Musician
  • Willie Pep ~ Boxer
  • Willie Roaf ~ Football Player
  • Willie Stargell ~ Baseball Player
  • Willie Wells ~ Baseball Player
  • Willie Wood ~ Football Player

Willie Numerology

What will your new littleWillie be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

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Willie Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Willie.

Just for fun, see the name Willie 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 Willie in Nautical Flags page.