Meaning:Successor; Leader
Khalif is a boy's name of Arabic origin. It's a variation of Khalil and Khalid, both of which mean "friend" and "everlasting," respectively. Khalif means "successor," pointing to baby's role in continuing your family traditions and values in life. This name holds particular significance in the Muslim community, for a successor points to a head of state or a leader of Muslims. Khalif ties in with the trend for given names that start with a "K," as this popular letter is guaranteed to stand out on paper and elsewhere!
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