Williamina Origin and Meaning
The name Williamina is a girl's name meaning "resolute protection".
Sometimes heard in Scotland, where its heyday was in the times of Robert Burns and Sir Walter Scott, here we would prefer the Germanic version, Wilhelmina, brought into the spotlight by the conniving character on "Ugly Betty."
20 Names Similar to Williamina
These 20 names were selected by our users that were looking for other names like Williamina.
Want to keep track of your favorite names?
Create an account and you can create lists, keep track of favorites, and even be alerted when there is new content posted about a name.
Famous People Named Williamina
- Williamina FlemingScottish,born astronomer. During her career, she helped develop a common designation system for stars and cataloged thousands of stars and other astronomical phenomena.