Finnish, Swedish diminutive of William
"resolute protection"

Ville Origin and Meaning

The name Ville is a boy's name meaning "resolute protection".

A great choice for a native Swedish speaker, but not as user-friendly as some of the other international short forms of William — Pim (Dutch), Gwil (Welsh), and of course, Liam (Irish).

Ville Popularity

Famous People Named Ville

  • Ville Hermanni ValoFinnish singer, songwriter, artist, and multi instrumentalist

Ville in Pop Culture

  • VilleFrench word for city or town