What does Willem mean?
The meaning of Willem is "determined protector".
Willem is generally used as a boy's name.
It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Wi-llem.
The Given Name Willem
Willem is a memorable and chic name.
An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.
A daring name that will be delightful to parents.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Willem Barentsz, Willem Dafoe, and Willem de Kooning.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 2,338 in baby name popularity for boys with 56 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.
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Willem Related Names
The name Willemina is a form of Willem.
- Willem Barentsz ~ Explorer
- Willem Dafoe ~ Actor
- Willem de Kooning ~ Artist
- Willem Drees ~ Dutch Prime Minister (1948-1958)
- Willem Einthoven ~ Nobel Prize for Medicine 1924
- Willem Elsschot ~ Writer
- Willem Frederik Hermans ~ Writer
- Willem Janszoon ~ Explorer
- Willem van Hanegem ~ Soccer Player
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Willem Name Fun
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