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2k
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since 1880

Khalilah

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Arabic
  • Meaning: Friend
  • #7840 All Time
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How popular is the baby name Khalilah in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1975 17 17 0
1976 205 205 0
1977 166 166 0
1978 143 143 0
1979 127 127 0
1980 97 97 0
1981 67 67 0
1982 49 49 0
1983 44 44 0
1984 26 26 0
1985 41 41 0
1986 22 22 0
1987 23 23 0
1988 11 11 0
1989 19 19 0
1990 13 13 0
1991 20 20 0
1992 16 16 0
1993 27 27 0
1994 23 23 0
1995 22 22 0
1996 16 16 0
1997 25 25 0
1998 24 24 0
1999 21 21 0
2000 24 24 0
2001 19 19 0
2002 23 23 0
2003 14 14 0
2004 23 23 0
2005 17 17 0
2006 15 15 0
2007 10 10 0
2008 14 14 0
2009 14 14 0
2010 12 12 0
2011 10 10 0
2012 17 17 0
2013 13 13 0
2014 14 14 0
2015 14 14 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Khalilah baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,517 babies born with the name Khalilah in the United States. That's more than enough Khalilahs to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1975 when it was given to 17 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Khalilah" was in 1976 with a total of 205 babies.

According to the 1993 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Khalilah" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 1993. Across the entire United States a total of only 27 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Khalilah popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Khalilah

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

Other Inspirations for the Name Khalilah

Khalilah Ali
Khalilah Branch
Khalilah Harris
Khalilah Jefferson
Khalilah Jones
Khalilah Wynn
Khalilah Brown Dean
Khalilah Joi
Khalilah Ummah
Khalilah Yacht

Alternative Meanings

K is for kid, the child within.

H is for handy, the helpful you.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

L is for lucky, who is more?

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

L is for love, everlasting.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

H is for hardy, can't keep you down!

Your name in reverse order is "Halilahk". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Llhiahka". 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 Khalilah born Feb 7, 2006

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 Ontario approximately on 1675. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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