Meaning and Name Origin
Bilal \b(i)-lal\ as a boys' name. Usage of Bilal is American, and the name used to be popular as a transferred use of the surname. Bilal has however become somewhat old-fashioned and is no longer that commonly used nowadays as a first name for newborn baby boys in the U.S..
Bilal is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#20384 out of 88799, Top 23%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Bilal for boys. Bilal entered the list in 1991 and reached its highest rank of #951 in the U.S. in the year 2002, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)