What does Amil mean?
Amil /amil/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Amil) is of Old French and Latin derivation, and Amil means "beloved". Amil is an alternate spelling of Amy (Old French, Latin). Amill is a common surname.
How popular is Amil?
Amil is an uncommon given name for women but a somewhat popular surname for both adults and children (#124109 out of 150436, Top 82%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the girl name Amil and associated names. Prominent alternative forms of Amil (unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000 are Amy (#148 a year ago), Amia (#709), Aimee (#815), Esme (#816), Amya (#825), Amie, Ami, Amiah and Ammie. Adoption of these girl names reached its highest during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.3272%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.1874%, down 42.7%), with the forms Amya, Ami, Amie and Aimee becoming less trendy. Amia (#709) and Amy (#148) are two of the more chic birth names among these, with Amy having a rekindling in popularity. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Amil is alike in pronunciation to Aimil, Amahl, Amal and Amel. Other suggested similar baby names are Amala, Amaly, Amilia, Amilya, Amit and Anmol. These names tend to be more frequently used than Amil.