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6k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Williams

  • Gender: Boy
  • #3334 All Time
Girls
Boys

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



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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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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 1954 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Williams" is not a popular baby boy's name in Georgia. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Georgia have the same name as you in 1954. Across the entire United States a total of only 50 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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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 new england region? Search for the name to check your answer!

What does the name "Williams" mean?

W is for wisdom, you acquire with age.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

L is for laughter, you spread wherever you go.

L is for lively, your life is full of energy!

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

M is for musical, your hidden talent!

S is for sincere, a model of truth.

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

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Past life for Williams born Apr 1, 1977

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Greenland approximately on 1275. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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