[ 2 syll. iq-bal, iqb-al ] The baby boy name Iqbal is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced as IY-KBaa-L †. Iqbal is derived from Sanskrit origins. The name's meaning is desire.
See also the related categories, desire (heart) and sanskrit.
Iqbal is not regularly used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Iqbal include the name Isfoel (Welsh) and the name Iseabail.
† English pronunciation for Iqbal: IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; B as in "be (B.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"