Hi
i was wondering if i can get some help with a name.

My husband and i are thinking about having another child and if we do we want to keep a name going.
my G grandad, pop and dad all had the name WILLIAM. it would of stopped withme but i ended up marrying a William lol.

so to keep that name going we want to call our next kid William But are un sure on how to translate it into a girls name just in case.
please help

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Posted by mom362285, 25th March 2019


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  • I think the name Willow or Wilhelmina sounds lovely and close enough to William



  • You could try turning William around – Mila, Miall, Milli



  • Willow Billie



  • You could name your daughter William and call her Billie.
    You could also use it as a middle name.
    Or even change it altogether to something similar like Willow.



  • Willamenia ?



  • Wilandra



  • Willa, Willemina, Willamette, Wilma and Wilhelmina.



  • A nickname for William is Bill or Billy, so perhaps Billie for a girl? Or Willow, Willa, Wilma, Wilda, Willamette, Willemina, and Wilhelmina. Apparently there are many girls called William so you could always use that, be unique!



  • Wilhelmina is the only one I can think of



  • Willamina is a direct translation to girls name. A nick name could be Winny or Minny?
    Or you could go for something unrelated like Willow.



  • The only one I can think of is Wilhelmina.



  • Wilhemina?



  • Even if it’s not official, you could always call her a nickname like Willa etc



  • Possibly Willow or Willa that’s all I can think of! Willow is gorgeous.



  • Willow is lovely. Why not be one of those parents that happily call their daughter by a male name. William Cindy Diane or something like, you get my gist. Or even use William as a middle name.


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