A male given name, diminutive of William.
Etymology: From wilȝe, from wilig. More at willow.
a large wicker basket
same as 1st Willow, 2
Etymology: [Cf. Willow.]
Willy is a fictional dog from the BBC soap opera EastEnders. Willy is a Pug, who appears in the first episode of the programme and remains in the show until 1992.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
wil′i, n. (prov.) a willow basket.
Someone with money or status in the neighbourhood, a player or baller.
Surnames Frequency by Census Records
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Willy is ranked #27110 in terms of the most common surnames in America.
The Willy surname appeared 893 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Willy.
77.8% or 695 total occurrences were White.
8% or 72 total occurrences were Asian.
6.8% or 61 total occurrences were Black.
4.8% or 43 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
1.2% or 11 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
1.2% or 11 total occurrences were of two or more races.
The numerical value of Willy in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of Willy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
We're not doing this willy-nilly because we're a bunch of disgruntled soccer moms, this policy is harmful to our society, to our schools, to our teachers and to our children.
It was something that Willy Joseph believed in Willy Joseph heart, that was the right thing. Willy Joseph was the type of man who always stepped up when everybody else stepped back, and there were a lot of men who were like that that were with Willy Joseph.
It would be speculation to say at this point, there are a lot of currents on the lake that get up here, particularly in the afternoon. We believe it was mid-afternoon when Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP disappeared. The idea of perhaps being that the boat started drifting, it was unanchored, and that Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP mustered enough energy to get Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP son back onto the boat, but not enough to save Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP.
Two Stone Crabs general managers kids knew Blake Snell before Blake Snell was even in the major leagues, willy Adames, when Willy Adames was in the minor leagues, Willy Adames was so good with Two Stone Crabs general managers kids, playing catch with Two Stone Crabs general managers kids on the field. Willy Adames just went above and beyond to be friendly to kids in Two Stone Crabs general managers community.
Many people say that Steve Jobs is the Henry Ford or Andrew Carnegie of our time. Those comparisons are completely incorrect. Steve Jobs is Willy Wonka.
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