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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Boy. Ranked #3334 most popular

What does the name "Williams" mean?

Williams (English): Son or servant of William

The name "Williams" is of English origin and it means "Son or servant of William". It's a name commonly given to boys. There is 1 other name that is similar to this one.

W is for wonder, the child in us all.

I is for intense, your zest of living.

L is for love, your love of life!

L is for loyalty, that you show.

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

M is for mirth, your laughter.

S is for strength, there when needed.

Your name in reverse order is "Smailliw". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Mlswliai". How do you pronounce that?

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How popular is the name "Williams" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Williams? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,657 babies born with the name Williams in the United States. That's more than enough Williams to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 11 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Williams" was in 1950 with a total of 86 babies.

According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Williams" is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2010. Across the entire United States a total of only 36 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Williams popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Williams in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the north east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Williams born Jun 29, 2010

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Alaska approximately on 1350. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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