[ 2 syll. ja-lil, jal-il ] The baby boy name Jalil is also used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is JHaa-LIY-L †. Jalil is used predominantly in the African, Arabic, and English languages, and its origin is Arabic. It is derived from the element 'jalila' which means great; revered; exalted; sublime.
Jalil is a variant of the name Jalal (Arabic and Urdu).
The name Jalila (Arabic and English) is the female version of Jalil.
Jaleel (Arabic and English variant spelling) is another form of Jalil.
Jalil is not regularly used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
† Pronunciation for Jalil: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"