Popularity:579
Origin:Arabic
Meaning:friend
Khalil is a wildly popular boy’s name of Arabic origins. While it is common among Muslim parents in the Middle East, the Caucasus, the Balkans, North Africa, East Africa, Central Asia, and South Asia, Khalil is anything but overused. With its beautiful, lilting sound and heartwarming meaning—”friend” in Arabic—Khalil cements itself as a perennially fashionable choice.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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