US Popularity:5201
Meaning:Helmet of protection; Resolute protector
Don't be fooled by Williams' surname vibes! This moniker is making serious waves as a first name alongside Lincoln, Hudson, and Hunter. Williams is a masculine name meaning "helmet of protection" or "resolute protector" in Old German. Like a comforting blanket, it'll keep baby safe and sound wherever life takes them. For short, you can call them Wills, Willie, or—when they're naughty—Wiley.

Famous People Named Williams

Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
  • Hank Williams
    Musician, Singer
  • John Williams
  • Robin Williams
    Actor, Comedian
  • Serena Williams
    Tennis Player
  • Ted Williams
    Baseball Player
  • Tennessee Williams
  • Venus Williams
    Tennis Player

Williams Name Popularity Data

U.S. Births

Overall:Williams is currently #5201 in U.S. births
Boy:Williams is currently #2405 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 687
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data

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