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since 1880

Kamal

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Arabic
  • Meaning: Perfection
  • #5591 All Time
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How popular is the baby name Kamal in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1946 5 0 5
1958 6 0 6
1964 6 0 6
1966 5 0 5
1968 6 0 6
1969 10 0 10
1970 20 0 20
1971 6 0 6
1972 18 0 18
1973 31 0 31
1974 30 0 30
1975 26 0 26
1976 34 0 34
1977 64 5 59
1978 60 0 60
1979 71 5 66
1980 57 0 57
1981 40 0 40
1982 51 0 51
1983 41 0 41
1984 42 0 42
1985 39 0 39
1986 38 0 38
1987 45 0 45
1988 34 0 34
1989 40 0 40
1990 47 0 47
1991 62 5 57
1992 54 0 54
1993 64 0 64
1994 66 0 66
1995 73 0 73
1996 81 0 81
1997 79 10 69
1998 59 0 59
1999 74 0 74
2000 86 0 86
2001 89 0 89
2002 87 0 87
2003 61 0 61
2004 66 0 66
2005 79 0 79
2006 56 0 56
2007 71 0 71
2008 60 0 60
2009 97 0 97
2010 69 0 69
2011 58 0 58
2012 52 0 52
2013 55 0 55
2014 44 0 44
2015 49 0 49

Want to know about the popularity of the Kamal baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,563 babies born with the name Kamal in the United States. That's more than enough Kamals to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1946 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kamal" was in 2009 with a total of 97 babies.

According to the 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kamal" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1977. Across the entire United States a total of only 64 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Kamal popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Kamal

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

Kamal Hassan

Kamal Hassan is a film actor, producer, director, and screenwriter with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1959 to present. Kamal was born in 1954 in Paramakudi, Tamil Nadu, India.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Kamal

Kamal Givens
Kamal Haasan
Kamal Shalorus
Kamal Al Mana
Kamal Haasan Age
Kamal Hadine
Kamal Nawash

Alternative Meanings

K is for kindness, you always show.

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

M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

L is for look, the way you look at life.

Your name in reverse order is "Lamak". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Akaml". 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 Kamal born May 2, 1951

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 India approximately on 1150. 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. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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