Jamal: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Jamal

An Arabic name meaning "handsome" - and in your eyes, your little Jamal will live up to this meaning and then some. Especially when he's sleeping.

Nicknames:

Mal.

Famous people named Jamal:

Rappers Jamal Phillips and Jamal Bush (a.k.a. Rock); actors Malcolm-Jamal Warner and Jamal Woolard; football player Jamal Charles; basketball player Jamal Crawford; writer Jamal Abro.

Fun fact:

The main character in the film Slumdog Millionaire is named Jamal Malik.

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