in the U.S.
- Gender: Boy
- Origin: Arabic
- Meaning: Handsome
- #1319 All Time
Pronunciation of Jamal
How popular is the baby name Jamal in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the popularity of the Jamal baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 30,986 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 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jamal" ranks #83 in popularity as a baby boy's name in District of Columbia. Imagine that, 15 babies in District of Columbia have the same name as you in 2001. Across the entire United States a total of 785 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.
Where is the name Jamal popular?
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 Mashburn is a basketball biography. Jamal was born in 1972 in New York City, New York.
Jamal Mixon is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1996 to present. Jamal was born in 1983.
Other Inspirations for the Name Jamal
Jamal Adeen Thomas
J is for jubilant, the upbeat you!
A is for accomplished, in all that you do.
M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.
A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.
L is for lofty, your ambitions are high!
Your name in reverse order is "Lamaj". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ajmal". 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 Jan 23, 1985
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 Central Africa approximately on 575. 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. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.