[ 2 syll. ka-mal, kam-al ] The baby boy name Kamal is also used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is KaaMaeL or Kaa-MAA-L †.
1: Kamal's origin, as well as its use, is in the Arabic language. It is derived literally from the word 'kamal' which means perfection. Kamil is one of the many titles of Mohammed. The name Kamila (Arabic, Czech, English, Hungarian, Latvian, Polish, Slavic, and Urdu) is the female form of Kamal.
Kamaal, Kamall, Kameal, Kameel (English), Kameil, Kamel, Kamiel, Kamil (Arabic and English), Kamyl, and Kemal (Turkish) are variants of Kamal.
2: Kamal is largely used in the Indian language and its origin is Sanskrit. It is derived from the element 'kamala' which means light red. The name Kamala (English, Indian, Arabic, and Hawaiian) is the female equivalent of Kamal.
The name Kamil (Indian) is a variant of Kamal.
In addition, Kamal is a variant of the name Jamal (Arabic, English, and Indian) in the Arabic and English languages.
See also the related categories, red (rose), light (sun), titles, sanskrit, and arabic.
Kamal is not regularly used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. In 2018, out of the group of boy names directly linked to Kamal, Jamal was the most widely used.
Baby names that sound like Kamal include Kamaal, Kamall, Kameal, Kameel, Kameil, Kamiell, Kamil, Kamol, Kamyl, Kaniell, Kanyell, Kanyelle, Kemal, Kemall, Kenlea, Kenlee, Kenley, Kenli, Kenlie, and Kenly.
† English pronunciation for Kamal: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"