Wm

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Wm is a short form of the forename William. There are two main types of such shortenings: they are convenient for writing, e.g. in lists; or they are essentially spoken pet-names, and thus informal. (See Conventional abbreviations for forenames.)

Short form Long form Informal or written Other short forms Remarks
Wm William written Bill(y); Will(ie)

There is a list of similar names at Conventional abbreviations for forenames, as well as the category:short names

Note that any informal form may be spelled in different ways. Notably, any spelling listed that ends in '-ie' may be written with the ending '-y', and vice versa.

Willie can be rendered as Wullie in recent Scots: Oor [= Our] Wullie is the eponymous hero of a long-running comic strip in the Scottish newspaper The Sunday Post, published in Dundee by DC Thompson, and widely circulated to expatriate Scots.