What does Jamilah mean?
Jamilah [jami-lah] as a girls' name has its root in Arabic, and Jamilah means "beautiful; lovely". Jamilah is an alternate spelling of Jameelah (Arabic) with the suffix -ilah. Jamilah is also a variant of Jamila (Arabic): popular among Muslims.
(female) Jamilan, Jemlah, ..
(male) Jamilath, Jamily, ..
How popular is Jamilah?
Jamilah is an uncommon first name for females. Jamilah is a rare last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the birth name history of Jamilah for girls. Jamilah entered the list in 1993 and reached its top rank of #1994 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Displayed below is a study of the statistics of the girl name Jamilah and related names. The only other popular variation form of Jamilah is Jamila (#1914 in 2015). These forms of Jamilah were favored 22 years ago (adoption of 0.01%) and are now much less conventional.
Jamilah is alike in pronunciation to Jamielee. Other suggested similar names are Akilah, Almitah (see Almeda), Aminah▲, Camila▲, Daliah, Daliyah, Datiah (see Datya), Emilyah, Fatimah, Galilah, Gelilah, Glilah (see Galila), Habibah, Haibah, Halah, Halimah, Hamidah, Hamnah, Haniah, Haninah, Havivah, Jaina, Jaliyah▲, Jamaica, Jamaika (see Jamaica), Jameka, Jami▼, Jamia, Jamika, Jamilyn, Jamina, Jamison, Janah, Janela, Jania, Janica, Janina, Jayil, Jaylah, Jaylan, Jazmina, Jedidah, Jemima, Jemimah, Jeminah, Kaelah, Kailah, Kalah, Kalilah, Kamila▲, Kamilah, Kamillah, Keilah, Leilah, Maiah, Nabilah, Nailah, Naimah, Natifah, Rabiah, Ramah, Raziah, Safiyah, Sairah, Salimah, Samirah, Sariah, Sheilah, Tamarah, Taoimah (see Taima), Yaminah, Zahirah, Zakiah and Zariah▲. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jamilah.See names in meaning and etymology.