Meaning and Name Origin
Khalil is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#13029 out of 88799, Top 15%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Khalil for boys. Khalil entered the list in 1990 and reached its peak rank of #251 in the U.S. in 1995, and is currently at #465. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Khalil and associated names. Kahlil is the only other popular variation form of Khalil (#465 last year). Adoption of these boy names was at its peak in 1995 and has become significantly less since, with the version Kahlil becoming less fashionable. Khalil (#465) is the most contemporarily stylish name for newborns in this list. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
A suggested similar baby name is Khalid. Like Khalil, this name is not commonly used.