Meaning of Williams in English:


Pronunciation /ˈwɪljəmz/


  • A dessert pear of an early green variety.

    ‘The Bartlett Pear we know today in North America, is the same variety that is called the ‘Williams’ in many other parts of the world.’
    • ‘Red Bartletts or Williams are very similar to the traditional Williams, aside from ripening to a reddish color rather than a yellow color.’


Early 19th century named after its first distributor in England.