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Wil·liam 1

 (wĭl′yəm) Born 1982.
British prince and elder son of Charles, Prince of Wales.

Wil·liam 2

William

(ˈwɪljəm)
n
1. (Biography) known as William the Lion. ?1143–1214, king of Scotland (1165–1214)
2. (Biography) Prince. born 1982, Duke of Cambridge, first son of Prince Charles and Diana, Princess of Wales. In 2011 he married Kate Middleton (born 1982); their son, Prince George, was born in 2013

Wil•liam

(ˈwɪl yəm)
n.
1. William I,
a. ( “the Conqueror” ) 1027–87, duke of Normandy 1035–87; king of England 1066–87.
b. (William I of Orange) ( “the Silent” ) 1533–84, Dutch leader born in Germany: 1st stadholder of the Netherlands 1578–84.
c. (Wilhelm Friedrich Ludwig) 1797–1888, king of Prussia 1861–88; emperor of Germany 1871–88.
2. William II,
a. (William Rufus) ( “the Red” ) 1056?–1100, king of England 1087–1100 (son of William I, duke of Normandy).
b. (Frederick Wilhelm Viktor Albert) 1859–1941, king of Prussia and emperor of Germany 1888–1918.
3. William III, (William III of Orange) 1650–1702, stadholder of the Netherlands 1672–1702; king of England 1689–1702, joint ruler with his wife, Mary II.
4. William IV, 1765–1837, king of Great Britain and Ireland 1830–37 (brother of George IV).
Translations
Vilém
Vilhelm
VilhelmiViljamiVille
Vilmos
Vilhjálmur
Gulielmus
Vilhelmas
Vilhelm
Wilhelm
Vilhelm
Vilhelm

William

[ˈwɪljəm] NGuillermo
William the ConquerorGuillermo el Conquistador

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References in classic literature ?
A few minutes afterward I became aware that someone was leaning over the back of my chair, and you may conceive my indignation on discovering that this rude person was William.
As soon as she saw William she ran into the middle of Pall Mall, regardless of hansoms (many of which seemed to pass over her), nodded her head significantly three times and then disappeared (probably on a stretcher).
The real name of the friend was William Dane, and he, too, was regarded as a shining instance of youthful piety, though somewhat given to over-severity towards weaker brethren, and to be so dazzled by his own light as to hold himself wiser than his teachers.
The search was made, and it ended--in William Dane's finding the well-known bag, empty, tucked behind the chest of drawers in Silas's chamber
William Price's commission as Second Lieutenant of H.
So far as William was concerned, this appearance of ease was assumed.
Thirty years ago Ramon Gallegos, William Shaw, George W.
The officers of the British army, and the loyal gentry of the province, most of whom were collected within the beleaguered town, had been invited to a masked ball; for it was the policy of Sir William Howe to hide the distress and danger of the period, and the desperate aspect of the siege, under an ostentation of festivity.
On the highest, rear seat was James Williams, of Cloverdale, Missouri, and his Bride.
Wash Williams, the telegraph operator of Wines- burg, was the ugliest thing in town.
Now, as luck would have it, there sat next above Tom on that day, in the middle bench of the form, a big boy, by name Williams, generally supposed to be the cock of the shell, therefore of all the school below the fifths.
ROGER WILLIAMS," said Grandfather, "did not keep possession of the chair a great while.