Meaning and name origin
Jamilah \j(a)-mi-lah\ as a girl's name is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Jamilah is "beautiful; lovely". Jamilah is a variant of Jameelah (Arabic). Also a variant of Jamila (Arabic): popular among Muslims.
Jamilah is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Jamilah and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Jamila. (2014 statistics).