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

Bilal

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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 118 0 118
1992 107 0 107
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

Fun Facts about the name Bilal

  • How many people with the first name Bilal have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,199 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 1992 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Bilal is not a popular baby boy's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 1992.
  • 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 Blial. 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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Popularity of Bilal as a first name

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Popularity of Bilal as a last name

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Common last names for Bilal

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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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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Arabic

Origin and Meaning of Bilal

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

Other Inspirations for the Name Bilal

Bilal Ibn Rabah
Bilal In Another Life
Bilal Philips
Bilal Saab
Bilal Satellites
Bilal Tour
Bilal Powell
Bilal Singer

What does the name Bilal mean?

Bis for beauty, that comes from within.

Iis for impartial, a great arbiter

Lis for laughter, you spread wherever you go.

Ais for aptitudes, your special capabilities shine

Lis for listen, one of your best traits.

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