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Popularity
4k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Bilal

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Arabic
  • Meaning: Moisture
  • #4118 All Time
Girls
Boys

How popular is the 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 165 0 165
2012 155 0 155
2013 138 0 138
2014 149 0 149

Want to know about the populiarty of Bilal? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,047 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 1998 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Bilal" is not a popular baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1998. Across the entire United States a total of only 104 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Bilal popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Bilal in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south west? Search for the name to check your answer!

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.

Arabic

Origin and Meaning of Bilal

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

Alternative Meanings

B is for bouquet, the flowers around you.

I is for ideals, no higher!

L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

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 "Ilalb". 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 Feb 14, 1978

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 USA North-East approximately on 525. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

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