Meaning and name origin
Jamil \j(a)-mil\ as a boy's name is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Jamil is "handsome". Jamil is a variant of Jamal (Arabic): popular among black or Muslim families in America.
Jamil has 20 variant forms: Jamaal, Jamael, Jamahl, Jamall, Jamaul, Jameel, Jamel, Jamell, Jamiel, Jamile, Jamill, Jammal, Jemaal, Jemahl, Jemall, Jimahl, Jimal, Jomahl, Jomal, Jomall.
Jamil is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Jamil for boys (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Jamil and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Jamal (#764), Jamel, Jamaal and Jamil. (2014 statistics).
Jamil is also pronounced similarly to Jemal. Other suggested similar baby names are Hamil, Jahmal, Jalil, Jamie, Jamin and Kamil. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jamil.