Meaning and Name Origin
Jamael \j(a)-mael\ as a name for boys is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of the name Jamael is "handsome". Jamael is a form of Jamal (Arabic): popular among black or Muslim families in America. Scarce as a name for boys.
Jamael has 1 more different form via Jamal: Jahmal.
Jamael is a rare first name for men. Jamael is a rare surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Jamael and affiliated names. Prominent variation forms of Jamael (#unlisted) listed in the Top 1000 are Jamaal, Jamal (#764 in 2014), Jamel and Jamil. These boy names were at the peak of their popularity during 1980-1989 and have become significantly less popular since, with the forms Jamaal, Jamal, Jamel and Jamil becoming less in vogue. (2014 Birth Statistics)