Billy - boys name

Billy name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 97%

Billy name meaning:

Origin: German

Form of William. Resolute guardian.

Related names

William , Alberic, Algie, Algy, Auberon, Bill , Billy , Gillermo, Guillelmina, Guillermo , Gulielma, Gwilym , Gwylim, Lyam , Minetta, Minette, Velma, Vilhelm, Wilhelm, Wilhelmina , Will , Willa , Willem , Williamina, Williamon, Willy, Wilmot, Wylmet

Other boys names beginning with B


Overall UK ranking: 128 out of 4789

446 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (233)

Historical popularity of Billy

The graph below shows the popularity of the boys's name Billy from all the UK baby name statistics available. It's a quick easy way to see the trend for Billy in 2023