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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Boy. Ranked #1888 most popular

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What does the name "Khalil" mean?

Khalil (Arabic): Friend

The name "Khalil" is of Arabic origin and it means "Friend". It's a name commonly given to boys. There is 1 other name that is similar to this one.

K is for keepsake, you treasure your memories.

H is for hand, that you always give.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

L is for love, your love of life!

I is for impress, for impress you will.

L is for laughter, you spread wherever you go.

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

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


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 first appeared 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 1993 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Khalil" is not a popular baby boy's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, only 6 babies in North Carolina have the same name as you in 1993. Across the entire United States a total of only 286 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Khalil popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Khalil in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the region near the Rockies? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Khalil

Khalil Kain

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


Khalil Greene

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


Past life for Khalil born Nov 23, 1943

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 Southern Australia approximately on 600. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

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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