Meaning of WILLIAM in English

I. ˈwilyəm noun

( -s )

Usage: often capitalized

Etymology: from bill, after Bill (nickname for William ): William, given name

: a piece of paper money : bill

a ten-dollar william


Usage: usually capitalized

— a communications code word for the letter w

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