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Popularity
7k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Jamil

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Arabic
  • Meaning: Beautiful, elegant
  • #2978 All Time
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7k Jamila (Arabic)

How popular is the name "Jamil" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1931 5 0 5
1948 5 0 5
1955 7 0 7
1957 6 0 6
1958 6 0 6
1959 5 0 5
1960 7 0 7
1961 10 0 10
1962 10 0 10
1963 12 0 12
1964 18 0 18
1965 23 0 23
1966 17 0 17
1967 22 5 17
1968 34 6 28
1969 21 0 21
1970 54 5 49
1971 46 0 46
1972 57 7 50
1973 55 0 55
1974 85 0 85
1975 103 10 93
1976 149 9 140
1977 158 11 147
1978 166 9 157
1979 164 11 153
1980 168 10 158
1981 147 8 139
1982 159 8 151
1983 163 20 143
1984 123 6 117
1985 143 0 143
1986 156 6 150
1987 164 6 158
1988 149 8 141
1989 180 11 169
1990 198 9 189
1991 222 8 214
1992 203 10 193
1993 183 9 174
1994 205 6 199
1995 168 7 161
1996 165 6 159
1997 157 6 151
1998 152 6 146
1999 158 9 149
2000 199 6 193
2001 192 6 186
2002 176 5 171
2003 164 0 164
2004 164 0 164
2005 157 0 157
2006 146 5 141
2007 169 0 169
2008 162 0 162
2009 156 0 156
2010 143 0 143
2011 134 0 134
2012 106 0 106
2013 89 0 89
2014 108 0 108

Want to know about the populiarty of Jamil? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,873 babies born with the name Jamil in the United States. That's more than enough Jamils to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1931 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Jamil" was in 1991 with a total of 214 babies.

According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jamil" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 7 babies in California have the same name as you in 2010. Across the entire United States a total of only 143 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Jamil popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Jamil 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 "Jamil" mean? The list below shows the origins of Jamil as well as things modernly associated with the name Jamil such as celebrities named Jamil.

Arabic

Origin and Meaning of Jamil

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

Alternative Meanings

J is for joy, that you always bring.

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

L is for lofty, your ambitions are high!

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

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Past life for Jamil born Apr 30, 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 Southern India approximately on 700. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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