Wilhelmina

Wilhelmina - A very unique female name



  Feb 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Wilhelmina, meaning resolute protection, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #342. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Wilhelmina and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Wilhelmina? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Wilhelmina. The baby girl name Wilhelmina was given to 23 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2843 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 61,446 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Wilhelmina peaked in popularity 108 years ago in 1911 on position 335.



Famous with this name

Susanne Wilhelmina
Wilhelmina Green
Wilhelmina Stracke


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Wilhelmina is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Wilhelmina is currently topping the baby name charts in Michigan at position #1,391 - and is the least popular in California at position #3,061.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Wilhelmina is where you live.


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Wilhelmina origin and meaning

Wilhelmina is a 10 letter name with 4 syllables. This name means resolute protection. To see famous people named Wilhelmina, pop culture references for the name Wilhelmina and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Wilhelmina

We've found the following names that sound similar to Wilhelmina, sorted by popularity.

Wilma / William / Willene / Wilhelmenia / Wylene / Wilhelmena / Williemae / Willena / Wilhemina / Willine /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20122843
20112974
20104518
20085996
19712119
19702061
19692320
19671997
19661778
19651520
19641670
19631461
19621654
19611675
19601635
19591384
19581312
19571107
19561162
19551098
1954967
1953989
1952953
1951788
1950804
19491077
1948773
1947767
1946830
1945833
1944758
1943715
1942774
1941817
1940678
1939642
1938654
1937659
1936735
1935668
1934569
1933621
1932551
1931576
1930551
1929507
1928549
1927528
1926538
1925466
1924520
1923445
1922489
1921490
1920472
1919474
1918441
1917384
1916360
1915350
1914371
1913347
1912341
1911335
1910342

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Michigan1391
Illinois1872
New York2212
California3061

Even more about Wilhelmina


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Wilhelmina a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Wilhelmina?

4 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1911
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Wilhelmina
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 61,446
Letter count 10
Syllable count 4
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +23

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