What does Basile mean?
Basile /ba-si-le/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Basile). Basile's name origin is Greek, and the meaning of the name Basile is "royal, kingly". Basile is a version, with the suffix -e, of Basil (Greek): from the Greek name Basileios.
Basile has 20 more relations via Basil: Basileios, Basilic, Basilides, Basilie, Basilio, Basilius, Bazeelius, Bazyli, Vasile, Vasileos, Vasili, Vasilije, Vasilios, Vasilis, Vasilius, Vasilus, Vasily, Vassilij, Vassily and Wassily.Kreatif forms: Barsile, Basilow, Bysile. [more]
How popular is Basile?
Basile is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent surname for all people (#4248 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Basile and associated names. The only prominent related form of Basile (not ranked) listed in the Top 1000 is Basil. Variants like Basilio are seldom used. Adoption of this boy name reached its peak during the years 1900-1909 (usage of 0.688%) and is now much less, with Basil becoming less in vogue. (2014 Birth Statistics)