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Jamela

What does Jamela mean?

Jamela Pronunciation of Jamela [jamela] as a name for girls has its root in Arabic, and the name Jamela means "beautiful". Jamela is a version of Jameelah (Arabic).

Associated with: arabic, beautiful.

Variations

Jamela has 6 variants: Jameela, Jamelia, Jamila, Jamilah, Jamilia and Jemila.

2 more relations via Jameelah: Jamilla and Jamille.

Creative forms:
(female) Jameja, Jimela, ..

(male) Jameba, Jamero, ..

Middle name pairings:
Jamela Lettie (J.L.), ..

How popular is Jamela?

Jamela is an uncommonly occurring given name for females. Jamela is also an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Jamila (#1914 in 2015) and Jamilah are the prominent variation forms of Jamela (not ranked) appearing in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Jameela, are seldom used. These relations of Jamela were popular as birth names 2 decades ago (median #1412) and have become much less popular since. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jamila, Jamilah in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jamela and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Jamela is alike in pronunciation to Gemella, Jameila, Jamielee and Jamillia. Other recommended names are Caela, Camala, Camela, Camelia, Camyla, Carmela, Harela, Jaeda, Jael, Jaena, Jahnel, Jahnell (see Johnella), Jalea, Jalena, Jama, Jamaeca, Jamee, Jamei, Jameka, James, Jamese, Jamesha, Jamey, Jamia, Jamika, Jamina, Janea, Janel, Janela, Janelba, Janell, Janella, Janelle, Janely, Janeta, Janeva, Janiel, Janiella, Jannel, Jayel, Jayla, Jaynell, Jemelle, Jenell, Jenella, Jimena, Jinella, Jisela, Joela, Jonel, Jonell, Jonella, Junel, Kaela, Kamea, Kamelia, Kamella, Kamila, Kamyla, Karmela, Laela, Pamala, Pamela, Pamelia, Pamella, Pammela, Samala, Samella, Samuela, Tameka and Tamera. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jamela.

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