Meaning:willow tree


Pronunciation:wil low

Variations:Willo, Wilow

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About Willow

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Willow is a great name for parents looking for a nature or tree-inspired name for their little girl.

Detailed Meaning

Willow is the name of a tree, coming from the Old English word ‘welig.’ Willow trees are known for their grace and flexibility.

Famous People With This Name

Willow Smith is an American actress, singer and the daughter of actors Will and Jada Smith. Willow Shields is a American actress best known for her role in “The Hunger Games” film series. Willow Hart is the daughter of singer Pink and her husband, Carey Hart.

Possible Nicknames

Possible nicknames for Willow is Will or Willy/Willie.

Related Names

Alternative spellings include Willo and Wilow.

Stories Featuring This Name

Willow Cruz is a fictional character from the television show “Liv and Maddie.” Willow Stark is a character from the American soap opera, “Days of Our Lives.” Willow Rosenberg is character from the cult television show, “Buffy the Vampire Slayer.”

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