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Popularity
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Kamal

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Arabic
  • Meaning: Perfection
  • #5563 All Time
Girls
Boys
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4k Kamille (Arabic)
1k Kamilla (Arabic)
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How popular is the name "Kamal" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1946505
1958606
1964606
1966505
1968606
196910010
197020020
1971606
197218018
197331031
197430030
197526026
197634034
197764559
197860060
197971566
198057057
198140040
198251051
198341041
198442042
198539039
198638038
198745045
198834034
198940040
199047047
199162557
199254054
199364064
199466066
199573073
199681081
1997791069
199859059
199974074
200086086
200189089
200287087
200361061
200466066
200579079
200656056
200771071
200860060
200997097
201069069
201158058
201252052
201355055
201444044

Want to know about the populiarty of Kamal? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,514 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 first appeared 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 1976 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kamal" is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 10 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1976. Across the entire United States a total of only 34 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Kamal" mean?

Kamal (Arabic): Perfection

The name "Kamal" is of Arabic origin and it means "Perfection". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 2 other names that are similar to this one.

K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

L is for lucky, who is more?

Your name in reverse order is "Lamak". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Alamk". 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.

Where is the name Kamal popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Kamal 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!

Celebrities named Kamal

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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Past life for Kamal born Jun 9, 1985

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 Portugal approximately on 1325. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

Name poster for Kamal

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Here's something for you to ponder on...

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