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Gender: M Meaning of Willem: "resolute protector" Origin of Willem: Dutch variation of William

Common in Holland, the appealing Willem (as in de Kooning and Dafoe) makes William fresh and distinctive.

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Famous People Named Willem

Willem Frederik (William I), King of the Netherlands
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Willem Alexander Paul Frederik Lodewijk (William III), King of the Netherlands
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William "Willem" Dafoe, American actor
Willem de Kooning, Dutch-American painter
Willem Einthoven, Dutch physician; winner of the Nobel Prize
Vincent Willem van Gogh, Dutch painter
Willem Barentsz, Dutch navigator, cartographer, and Arctic explorer
Willem de Sitter, Dutch mathematician, physicist and astronomer

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