Guilherme Name Meaning & Origin

Guilherme

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Origin of the name William:

From the Old Norman French Willaume, which is derived from the Old High German Willehelm, a compound name composed from the elements willeo (will, determination) and helm (protection, helmet): hence, "resolute protector." William is the most popular name introduced to England by the Normans. It was borne by William the Conqueror (1027? - 87), who invaded England and defeated Harald at the Battle of Hastings, and by three other kings of England.

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Gui (Gee)

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Portuguese form of William.

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Miguel Guilherme, Portuguese actor

Guilherme Sauerbronn Jacinto, animator of "WALL-E" (2008), "Up" (2009), and "Toy Story 3" (2010)

Guilherme Berenguer, Brazilian TV actor
Guilherme Weber, Brazilian actor

Guilherme Marconi, Brazilian designer

Guilherme Posser da Costa, Prime Minister of São Tomé and Príncipe

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