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Popularity
4k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Bilal

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Arabic
  • Meaning: Moisture
  • #4085 All Time
Girls
Boys

How popular is the baby name Bilal in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1964 7 0 7
1966 6 0 6
1969 5 0 5
1970 6 0 6
1972 7 0 7
1973 8 0 8
1974 15 0 15
1975 25 0 25
1976 34 0 34
1977 46 0 46
1978 44 0 44
1979 51 0 51
1980 63 0 63
1981 47 0 47
1982 56 0 56
1983 41 0 41
1984 45 0 45
1985 40 0 40
1986 52 0 52
1987 57 0 57
1988 52 0 52
1989 100 0 100
1990 104 0 104
1991 118 0 118
1992 107 0 107
1993 97 0 97
1994 99 0 99
1995 103 0 103
1996 95 0 95
1997 127 0 127
1998 104 0 104
1999 116 0 116
2000 133 0 133
2001 136 0 136
2002 168 0 168
2003 146 0 146
2004 154 5 149
2005 142 0 142
2006 124 0 124
2007 135 0 135
2008 139 0 139
2009 147 0 147
2010 139 0 139
2011 166 0 166
2012 155 0 155
2013 138 0 138
2014 149 0 149
2015 151 0 151

Want to know about the popularity of the Bilal baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,199 babies born with the name Bilal in the United States. That's more than enough Bilals to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1964 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Bilal" was in 2002 with a total of 168 babies.

According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Bilal" is not a popular baby boy's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 2010. Across the entire United States a total of only 139 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Bilal popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Bilal" mean? The list below shows the origins of Bilal as well as things modernly associated with the name Bilal such as celebrities named Bilal.

Origin and Meaning of Bilal

The name "Bilal" is of Arabic origin, and it means "Moisture". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Inspirations for the Name Bilal

Bilal Ibn Rabah
Bilal In Another Life
Bilal Philips
Bilal Saab
Bilal Satellites
Bilal Tour
Bilal Powell
Bilal Singer

Alternative Meanings

B is for beloved, as you are to many.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

L is for lofty, your ambitions are high!

A is for activities, for you have many.

L is for love, your love of life!

Your name in reverse order is "Lalib". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Bllai". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Bilal born Aug 23, 1969

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Mexico approximately on 1725. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

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