[ 2 syll. a-mal, am-al ] The baby girl name Amal is also used as a boy name. It is pronounced as aa-MAA-L †. Amal is of Arabic origin. It is used mainly in Arabic, English, and Hebrew. The name Amal means 'hope, expectation, aspiration'. See Amal for more information.
See also the related form, the Turkish Emel.
Amal is not popular as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.
† Pronunciation for Amal: AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"