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Jamal Name Meaning and Origin

Jamal Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

handsome, dignified, attractive

Name Origin


The name Jamal means 'handsome' or 'dignified' in Arabic. It is a popular name in the Muslim world and is often given to boys who are considered attractive. The name carries a sense of grace and refinement.

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Jamal Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Jamal is easy to pronounce with a smooth flow of syllables, making it comfortable for most people to say.

Name Melody Rating:

The name Jamal has a pleasant rhythm with two syllables that complement each other well, creating a balanced and melodic sound.

Famous People Named Jamal

Find celebrities with this name and see how they shine in their respective fields.

● Jamal Crawford

Jamal Crawford is a professional basketball player known for his scoring ability and flashy playing style. He has played for multiple NBA teams and has won the NBA Sixth Man of the Year Award multiple times.

● Jamal Murray

Jamal Murray is a Canadian professional basketball player who currently plays for the Denver Nuggets in the NBA. Known for his scoring and shooting skills, he has established himself as a rising star in the league.

● Jamal Khashoggi

Jamal Khashoggi was a Saudi Arabian journalist and Washington Post columnist known for his criticism of the Saudi government. He was tragically killed in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul in 2018.

● Jamal Edwards

Jamal Edwards is a British entrepreneur and founder of SB.TV, a successful online music platform. He is known for promoting emerging artists and has been recognized for his contributions to the music industry.

Jamal Name Popularity Insights

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The data is sourced from the Social Security Administration. Since the agency has only released data up to 2022, the rankings for 2023 and 2024 are based on estimates from platform data. We will update the final results once the official data is released.

Potential Negative Connotations of Jamal

The name Jamal does not have any inherently negative connotations or associations. However, due to its popularity in certain cultural or religious contexts, some individuals may have preconceived notions associated with the name.

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