What does Bilal mean?
Bilal /bi-lal/ as a boys' name is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Bilal is "moistening, satisfies thirst". In Muslim, name of the prophet Muezzin who calls for prayer.
(male) Bilalley, Boylal, ..
(female) Biel, Bilallie, ..
How popular is Bilal?
Bilal is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#22999 out of 150436, Top 15%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name history of Bilal for boys. Bilal entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its highest rank of #951 in the U.S. in the year 2002, and is at #1217 presently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Recommended names are Bala, Beal, Bell, Bialas, Bidal, Bijay, Bill▼, Bille, Billy▼, Byll, Fidal, Hilal, Jalal, Jelal, Jimal, Mical, Mikal, Nial, Vidal and Vital. These names tend to be more commonly used than Bilal.