Have you ever come across anyone named Willow? If not, you certainly will soon. According to Nameberry, Willow ranks at #81 on their feminine name popularity charts. This means, it is in the top 100 and that is an indicator that this
name is quite popular.
Willow literally means willow tree, and it certainly has a gothic touch to it. It is believed that anyone with this name may possess some kind of magical or psychic power. Additionally, characters in Shakespearean plays and in Harry Potter were named Willow. Pink has a daughter named Willow, and so do Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith. And based on the fact that it is in the top 100 is a clear indicator that it has caught on well.