in the U.S.
- Gender: Boy
- Origin: Arabic
- Meaning: Handsome
- #1304 All Time
Pronunciation of Jamal
How popular is the name "Jamal" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Jamal? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 30,654 babies born with the name Jamal in the United States. That's more than enough Jamals to occupy the territory of Gibraltar (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 29,441 (as of July 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1946 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Jamal" was in 1993 with a total of 1,245 babies. (That's a lot of baby Jamals)
According to the 1980 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jamal" ranks #103 in popularity as a baby boy's name in District of Columbia. Imagine that, 16 babies in District of Columbia have the same name as you in 1980. Across the entire United States a total of 593 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.
Where is the name Jamal popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Jamal in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the gulf coast area? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Jamal" mean? The list below shows the origins of Jamal as well as things modernly associated with the name Jamal such as celebrities named Jamal.
Origin and Meaning of Jamal
The name "Jamal" is of Arabic origin, and it means "Handsome". It's a name commonly given to boys.
Jamal Mixon is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1996 to present. Jamal was born in 1983.
Jamal Mashburn is a basketball biography. Jamal was born in 1972 in New York City, New York.
J is for joyful, the spirit you spread.
A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.
M is for musical, your hidden talent!
A is for altruism, the unselfish you.
L is for little, the little things you do.
Your name in reverse order is "Lamaj". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Almaj". 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 Jamal born Feb 17, 1995
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern China approximately on 1375. Your profession was trainer and holder of the fine animals, birds, and insects.
You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.
Name poster for Jamal
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.