Think Baby Names - logo
Popular  |  Random  |  Origins

Shaquille meaning, boyShaquille

Rate Shaquille: Do you like this name?

Get creative with Shaquille | Add to list (0)

Meaning and name origin

Shaquille \sh(a)-quille, shaqu(il)-le\ as a boy's name is pronounced sha-KEEL. It is of American origin. Modern variant of Shakil (Arabic) "handsome". Made familiar in modern times by basketball celebrity Shaquille O'Neal, also well known by the short form of his name, Shaq.

Shaquille has 6 variant forms: Shaq, Shaqeell, Shaque, Shaqueel, Shaquil and Shaquile.


Shaquille 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 Shaquille for boys (2015 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Shaquille name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Shaquille outside U.S.

Similar Names

Shaquille is also pronounced similarly to Shakille. Like Shaquille, this name is not commonly used.


A to Z Names

© 2015 Think Baby Names
Home - About - Terms - Privacy - Contact