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What does Kahlil mean?

Kahlil Pronunciation of Kahlil as a boys' name is an Arabic name, and the name Kahlil means "friend". Kahlil is a version of Kalil (Arabic): poet Kahlil Gibran. Kahlil is also a derivative of Khalil (Arabic).


ASSOCIATED WITH arabic, friend


VARIANTS Khaleel, Kaleel, Kahleil, Kahleel




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How popular is Kahlil?

Kahlil is an unusual given name for men. Kahlil is an equally uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Kahlil was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its peak position of #631 in the U.S. in 1995, but is not ranked currently. (2018 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kahlil name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

Prominent related forms of Kahlil appearing in the Top 2000 are Khalil (#395 IN RECENT RANKINGS), Kalil and Khaleel. Other variants, like Kaleel, are seldom used. These forms of Kahlil were favored as baby names 23 years ago (MEDIAN #1188) and are somewhat less widespread today, with the form Kahlil becoming somewhat dated. Khalil is the most fashionable birth name among these.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kahlil, Kalil, Khaleel, Khalil in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kahlil and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Bail, Bazil, Carvil, Fadil, Fazil, Gail, Galil, Gavril, Jalil, Jamil, Kadmiel, Kael, Kaelan, Kaelin, Kahan, Kahane, Kai, Kaidin, Kail, Kaile, Kain, Kale, Kaleb, Kalen, Kaley, Kalin, Kalvin, Kamal, Kameel, Kamil, Kaniel, Kapel, Karel, Kari, Karlan, Karle, Karli, Karlin, Karlo, Karlos, Karmel, Karmi, Karol, Karolik (see Charles), Karrel, Kasi, Kasie, Kasim, Kassim, Katlin, Katzir, Kauai, Kawai, Kaydin, Kayleb, Kayley, Keallin (see Keelan), Keelie, Keelin, Kellin, Kenlie, Ketil, Kettil, Khalid, Kiril, Knoll, Kyril, Mihail, Nabil, Phil, Sahil, Sail, Savil, Sohil and Vail. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kahlil.

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