Jamil - Meaning of Jamil
[ 2 syll. ja-mil, jam-il ] The baby boy name Jamil is pronounced as JHaa-MIY-L †. Jamil is an African, Arabic, and English name of Arabic origin. It is derived literally from the word 'jamil' which means beautiful.
Jamil is a variant of the name Jamal (Arabic, English, and Indian) in the African, Arabic, and English languages.
The name Jamila (African, Arabic, English, and Swahili) is the female form of Jamil.
Jamil is a widely used name; it has 25 variants that are used in English and other languages. Variants used in English include Jam, Jamal, Jameel, Jamel, Jamele, Jamen, Jamian, Jamiel, Jamien, Jamile, Jamill, Jamille, Jamion, Jamionn, Jamon, Jamun, Jamyl, Jamyn, Jarmin, Jarmon, Jaymin, and Jimelle. Abdul Jamil (Arabic) and Gamil (Arabic) are foreign variants of Jamil. Another foreign form is the variant spelling Djamil (Arabic).
Jamil is rare as a baby name for boys. At the modest peak of its usage in 1991, 0.010% of baby boys were given the name Jamil. It ranked at #693 then. The baby name has since fallen out of favor, and is today of irregular use. Out of the group of boy names directly linked to Jamil, Jamal was the most commonly used in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Jamil include Jahmeal, Jahmeel, Jameel, Jahmal, Jahmeil, Jahmelle, Jamaal, Jamahl, Jamail, Jamaile, Jamal, Jamale, Jamall, Jamaul, Jamel, Jamell, Jamille, Jammal, Jamyl, and Janeil.
† Pronunciation for Jamil: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"