What does Khaleel mean?
Khaleel /kha-leel/ as a name for boys is of Arabic origin, and the name Khaleel means "friend". Khaleel is a variant form, with the prefix Kh-, of Kalil (Arabic): poet Kahlil Gibran. Khaleel is also a variant of Khalil (Arabic).
(male) Khakel, Khalleel, ..
(female) Khakee, Khakel, ..
How popular is Khaleel?
Khaleel is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#69636 out of 150436, Top 46%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Khaleel for boys. Khaleel was first listed in 1999 and reached its apex rank of #1836 in the U.S. then, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Khalil (#465 from recent data), Kahlil (#1683) and Kalil are the popular varying forms of Khaleel listed in the Top 2000. These forms of Khaleel were favored as birth names in 1995 (average #1188) and are now much less popular (#1537, down 50%).
Suggested similar names are Bazeel, Chaniel, Chanyel, Chappel, Jameel, Kadeem▼, Kadeen, Kadeer, Kael, Kale, Kaleb▲, Kalen, Kaley, Kameel, Kaniel, Kapel, Kareem▲, Karel, Karmel, Karrel, Kasee, Kaseem, Kealey, Kenlee, Khadeem, Khaled, Khalid▲, Nabeel, Shakeel, Shaqueel, Shawnel and Thaniel. These names tend to be more commonly used than Khaleel.