• Gender: Male
  • Origin: German
  • Meaning: Will, Desire And Helmet, Protection

What is the meaning of the name Wilhelm?

The name Wilhelm is primarily a male name of German origin that means Will, Desire And Helmet, Protection.

Wilhelm is a German cognate of William. It is also a surname.

Famous bearers: Wilhelm I, King of Prussia and German Emperor. Wilhelm Richard Wagner, German composer.

People who like the name Wilhelm also like:

William, Willem, Theodore, Henry, Jasper, Owen, Emil, Wilhelmina, Ava, Nora, Anastasia, Aurora, Liesel, Ophelia

Names like Wilhelm:

Wilhelmina, Willamena, Wilma, William, Wilona, Wilano, Wilima, Waylon, Willene, Willem

Stats for the Name Wilhelm

checkmark Wilhelm is currently not in the top 100 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Wilhelm is currently not ranked in U.S. births

Potential drawbacks of using the name Wilhelm:

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1. Potential mispronunciation or misspelling due to its uncommon nature.
2. Association with historical figures such as Wilhelm II, which may carry negative connotations.
3. Difficulty in finding personalized items or merchandise with the name Wilhelm.
4. Possible teasing or bullying due to its unique and unfamiliar sound.
5. Limited nickname options compared to more versatile names.

Songs about Wilhelm

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Ballad of Wilhelm Fink - Green Day