Willy
Origin/Usage
Germanic
Pronunciation
WIL-ee
Meaning
Strong mind and protection
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Willy is a diminutive of William. The name William is a very common English name, originating in Germanic languages. It is derived from the words 'wil', which means 'of strong mind', and 'helm', which translates into 'a helmet'.

Famous Willies

Willy Warbelow - author
Willy Brandt - Nober Prize Winner for Peace
Willy Ley - author
Willy Fetzer - baseball player
Willy Roy - soccer player

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