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Kamal

First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
3k
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meanings and Origins

What does the name Kamal mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Kamal

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

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  1. A male given name derived from the Arabic کمال meaning perfection.
  2. A male given name derived from the Hindi कमल meaning lotus.

Kamal was also found in the following language(s): Azeri

Notable Persons Named Kamal

Kamal Haasan is a film actor, producer, director, screenwriter, playback singer, lyricist, choreographer, song writer, dancer, and philanthropist.He was most prominent from 1959 to present. Kamal was born on November 7th, 1954 in Tamil Nadu , India.

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Kamal Amrohi was a film director and producer, screenwriter, and dialogue writer. Kamal was given the name Syed Amir Haider Kamal Naqvi on January 17th, 1918 in Amroha, Uttar Pradesh, India. Kamal is also known as Kamal Amrohvi. He breathed his last breath on February 11th, 1993.

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Kamal is a film director and screenwriter. He has had major accomplishments since 1981. Kamal was given the name Kamaluddin Mohammed Majeed on November 28th, 1957 in Mathilakam.

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Kamal Sadanah is an important individual. Kamal was born on October 21st, 1970.

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Kamal Khan is a playback singer musician. He has had major accomplishments since 2010. Kamal was born Kamal Khan on April 25th, 1989 in Patiala.

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Kamal Ahmed is a journalist, editing, public administration, editor, and administrator. Kamal was born in 1967.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Kamal

Kamal is a film director and screenwriter. He has had major accomplishments since 1981. Kamal was given the name Kamaluddin Mohammed Majeed on November 28th, 1957 in Mathilakam.

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Syed Mustafa Kamal is a politician and mayor. Syed was born on December 27th, 1971 in Karachi.

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Shadya is an influential individual. Shadya was given the name Fatima Ahmad Kamal on February 8th, 1929 in Cairo.

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Achanta Sharath Kamal is a table tennis player. Achanta was born on July 12th, 1982 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.

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Shakeel is a famed somebody. Shakeel was given the name Yousuf Kamal on May 29th, 1938 in Bhopal, Bhopal State, British India.

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Meena Keshwar Kamal was a revolutionary, activism, feminism, women's rights, revolutionarypolitical activist, feminist, and women's rightsactivist. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1977 to 1987. Meena was born on February 27th, 1956. She passed away on February 4th, 1987.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1946 5 0 5
1958 6 0 6
1964 6 0 6
1966 5 0 5
1968 6 0 6
1969 10 0 10
1970 20 0 20
1971 6 0 6
1972 18 0 18
1973 31 0 31
1974 30 0 30
1975 26 0 26
1976 34 0 34
1977 64 5 59
1978 60 0 60
1979 71 5 66
1980 57 0 57
1981 40 0 40
1982 51 0 51
1983 41 0 41
1984 42 0 42
1985 39 0 39
1986 38 0 38
1987 45 0 45
1988 34 0 34
1989 40 0 40
1990 47 0 47
1991 62 5 57
1992 54 0 54
1993 64 0 64
1994 66 0 66
1995 73 0 73
1996 81 0 81
1997 79 10 69
1998 59 0 59
1999 74 0 74
2000 86 0 86
2001 89 0 89
2002 87 0 87
2003 61 0 61
2004 66 0 66
2005 79 0 79
2006 56 0 56
2007 71 0 71
2008 60 0 60
2009 97 0 97
2010 69 0 69
2011 58 0 58
2012 52 0 52
2013 55 0 55
2014 44 0 44
2015 50 0 50
2016 51 0 51

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Popularity of Kamal as a first name

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Popularity of Kamal as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kamal U.S.
  White 28.10% 64.26%
  African American 5.87% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 59.36% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.23% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.49% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.95% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kamal

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

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Fun Facts about the name Kamal

  • How Popular is the name Kamal? Kamal is the 5,612th most popular name of all time. As a last name Kamal was the 11,932nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Kamal have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,615 babies born with the first name Kamal in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kamal to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kamal? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1946 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Kamal first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kamal is Sunday, January 1st, 1893.
  • What year had the most people named Kamal born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kamal was in 2009 with a total of 97 babies.
  • Random Kamal Factoid: According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kamal is not a popular baby boy's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 2005.
  • Weird things about the name Kamal: Your name in reverse order is Lamak. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Almak. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kamal? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,623 people with the last name Kamal.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kamal? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Kamal as their last name since less than 1 person in 112k 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).
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