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).
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. Census)
Khalil (#465 from recent data) and Kahlil are the popular varying forms of Khaleel (outside Top 1000) listed in the Top 1000. These forms of Khaleel were favored as birth names in 1995 (average #441) and are somewhat less popular today (#732, down 52%), with the version Kahlil becoming less stylish. Khalil is the most chic baby name in this list. Below is a charted comparison of the usage of Khaleel and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Suggested similar baby names are Bazeel, Chaniel, Chanyel, Jameel, Kadeem, Kadeen, Kadeer, Kael, Kale, Kaleb, Kalen, Kaley, Kameel, Kapel, Kareem, Karel, Karrel, Kasee, Kealey, Kenlee, Khadeem, Khaled, Shakeel, Shaqueel and Shawnel. These names tend to be more commonly used than Khaleel.