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Bilal

First Name
4k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
2k
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meanings and Origins

What does the name Bilal mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Bilal

"Bilal" is a name of Arabic origin, and it means "Moisture". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Notable Persons Named Bilal

Bilal is a neo soul, contemporary r&b, funk, jazz, and hip hop music musician. He has been prominent since 1999. Bilal was given the name Bilal Sayeed Oliver on August 23rd, 1979.

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Bilal Saeed is an influential person. Bilal was born in Sialkot.

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Bilal Skaf is a state rail employee and state rail authority.

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Bilal Erdoğan is an influential somebody. Bilal was given the name Necmettin Bilal Erdoğan by their parents Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Emine Erdoğan on April 23rd, 1981.

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Bilal Başaçıkoğlu is a soccer player for the Feyenoord, AFC Ajax, HFC Haarlem, SC Heerenveen, Netherlands national under-19 football team, and Turkey national under-20 football team. Bilal was born on March 26th, 1995 in Zaanstad, Netherlands.

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Bilal Ould-Chikh is a soccer player for the S.L. Benfica B, Willem II (football club), FC Twente, Jong FC Twente, Netherlands national under-17 football team, and Netherlands national under-19 football team. Bilal was born on July 28th, 1997 in Roosendaal, Netherlands.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Bilal

Bilal is a neo soul, contemporary r&b, funk, jazz, and hip hop music musician. He has been prominent since 1999. Bilal was given the name Bilal Sayeed Oliver on August 23rd, 1979.

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Enki Bilal is a comics creator.

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Wafaa Bilal is a notable person in the fields of video art, electronic art, and new media art. Wafaa was born on June 10th, 1966 in Najaf, Iraq.

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Malika Bilal is a digital producer / co-host of the stream, al jazeera english, the stream, digital producer / co-host ofthe stream, and al jazeera english(2012-present). She was most active from 2006 to present. Malika was born in Chicago.

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Cheb Bilal is a famed human. Cheb was born in 1966 in Cherchell. Cheb is also known as Mouffok and Bilal.

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Dr Mohamed Bilal is a Vice President of Tanzania, Chief Minister of Zanzibar, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Science, Technology, and Higher Education. Dr was born on February 6th, 1945 in Unguja.

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How popular is the baby name Bilal in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1964 7 0 7
1966 6 0 6
1969 5 0 5
1970 6 0 6
1972 7 0 7
1973 8 0 8
1974 15 0 15
1975 25 0 25
1976 34 0 34
1977 46 0 46
1978 44 0 44
1979 51 0 51
1980 63 0 63
1981 47 0 47
1982 56 0 56
1983 41 0 41
1984 45 0 45
1985 40 0 40
1986 52 0 52
1987 57 0 57
1988 52 0 52
1989 100 0 100
1990 104 0 104
1991 119 0 119
1992 106 0 106
1993 97 0 97
1994 99 0 99
1995 103 0 103
1996 95 0 95
1997 127 0 127
1998 104 0 104
1999 116 0 116
2000 133 0 133
2001 136 0 136
2002 168 0 168
2003 146 0 146
2004 154 5 149
2005 142 0 142
2006 124 0 124
2007 135 0 135
2008 139 0 139
2009 147 0 147
2010 139 0 139
2011 166 0 166
2012 155 0 155
2013 138 0 138
2014 149 0 149
2015 151 0 151
2016 167 0 167

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Popularity of Bilal as a first name

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Popularity of Bilal as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Bilal U.S.
  White 10.96% 64.26%
  African American 60.24% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 22.63% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.35% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Bilal

People with the last name Bilal are most frequently White, African American, or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Bilal

  • How Popular is the name Bilal? Bilal is the 4,044th most popular name of all time. As a last name Bilal was the 17,014th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Bilal have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,366 babies born with the first name Bilal in the United States. That's more than enough people named Bilal to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Bilal? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1964 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Bilal first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Bilal is Tuesday, January 15th, 1889.
  • What year had the most people named Bilal born? The highest recorded use of the first name Bilal was in 2002 with a total of 168 babies.
  • Random Bilal Factoid: According to the 1997 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Bilal is not a popular baby boy's name in Ohio. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Ohio have the same name as you in 1997.
  • Weird things about the name Bilal: Your name in reverse order is Lalib. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Blali. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Bilal? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,670 people with the last name Bilal.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Bilal? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Bilal as their last name since less than 1 person in 175k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.