Gender: Male Meaning of Wilmer: "determined fame" Origin of Wilmer: German

Wilmer Origin and Meaning

The name Wilmer is a boy's name of German origin meaning "determined fame".

The visibility of actor Wilmer (That 70s Show) Valderrama has highlighted this name, but it's not likely to spread because of its similarity to the feminine (and dated) Wilma.

16 names similar to Wilmer

These 16 names were selected by our users that were looking for other names like Wilmer. If you didn't find an alternative name that you like better than Wilmer, try our name generator. It allows you to go beyond the similarities of a name, which can provide a lot of inspiration!

Find other names based on Wilmer using our baby name generator.


- this week

Famous People Named Wilmer

Pop Culture References for the name Wilmer

Willmer, Willmar, Wylmer, Wilmar


Julia Says:


This is my husbands name I love the fact that not many people have it. He is special just like his name. Sounds nice both in spanish and english. Very strong name I have also seen it meaning having strong will.