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Name Meaning - Wilhelmina

Origin of the name Wilhelmina

Wilhelmina is a popular first name. It is more often used as a girl (female) name.

People having the name Wilhelmina are in general originating from Germany, Poland, United Kingdom, United States of America.

For another variant of the name Wilhelmina across the world, see Wilhelm.

Name meaning of Wilhelmina
  • Resolute protector
  • Desire to protect
Numerology Interpretation
  • Name Number: 7
  • Interpretation: Inner, Thought, Mind, Psychology, Secret, Mystic, Strange, Study, Knowledge, Loneliness, Rest
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History and Related Information

German: feminine version of Wilhelm, formed with the Latinate suffix -ina. This name was introduced to the English-speaking world from Germany in the 19th century. It is now very rarely used.
Variant: Wilhelmine.
Cognates: Swedish: Vilhelmina. Danish, Norwegian: Vilhelmine.
Short forms: German: Wilma, Helmine, Helma, Mine. Danish: Mine.
Pet forms: German: Minna, Minne. English: Minnie.

Popularity of the given name

The name Wilhelmina is ranked on the 10,449ᵗʰ position of the most used names. It means that this name is commonly used.

We estimate that there are at least 10800 persons in the world having this name which is around 0.001% of the population.

The graph below represents the number of people who were given this name for each year since 1900 in the U.S.A.:

The name Wilhelmina has ten characters. It means that it is relatively long-length, compared to the other names in our database.

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