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15k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Khalil

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Arabic
  • Meaning: Friend
  • #1888 All Time
Girls
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3k Kahlil (Arabic)
2k Khalilah (Arabic)
1k Kalil (Arabic)
< 1k Kahleil (Arabic)

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1957505
1960707
1961606
1962606
1964707
1965707
1966707
1967808
196814014
1969606
197011011
197117017
197225025
197312012
197420020
197535035
197644044
197756056
197864064
197985778
198074074
198168068
198276076
198368068
198476076
198580080
198682082
198779079
198884084
19891130113
19901440144
19911540154
19922490249
19932860286
19943720372
19951,132141,118
19967206714
19975770577
19986176611
19997055700
20006256619
20016260626
20025896583
20035559546
20046288620
20055726566
20065970597
20075605555
20085637556
20095596553
20105196513
201158610576
20126216615
20136069597
20146285623

Want to know about the populiarty of Khalil? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 15,032 babies born with the name Khalil in the United States. That's more than enough Khalils to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1957 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Khalil" was in 1995 with a total of 1,118 babies. (That's a lot of baby Khalils)

According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Khalil" ranks #38 in popularity as a baby boy's name in District of Columbia. Imagine that, 29 babies in District of Columbia have the same name as you in 2011. Across the entire United States a total of 586 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Arabic

Origin and Meaning of Khalil

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

Khalil Kain

Khalil Kain is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1992 to present. Khalil was born in 1965 as Khaliloeron Kain in New York, New York, United States.

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Khalil Greene

Khalil Greene is a MLB player. Khalil was born in 1979 in Butler, Pennsylvania.

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Alternative Meanings

K is for kid, the child within.

H is for hug, give one today!

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

L is for listen, one of your best traits.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

L is for listen, one of your best traits.

Your name in reverse order is "Lilahk". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Hlkial". 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 Khalil born Dec 23, 1937

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 Mexico approximately on 1050. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

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