QuranicNames.com is the most authentic Islamic baby name site on the internet. All information on our website is based on our own original research in Arabic, Persian and English-language scholarly references. We never copy information from other websites.

«

Jamil

»

A Quranic Name for Boys

Short meaning of JamilBeautiful and Radiant
See below for detailed meaning
How to pronounce Jamil

JUst + MEEt + pLay

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Jamil in Arabic)جميل
Quranic Nature
(Learn more...)
Directly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of JamilGemiel Jemille Gamelle Jamiyll Jamil Jemeyle Jamiylle Gemeylle Jamille Jemeeil Jemeille
All of the above spellings are acceptable for this name. You may also create your own spelling.
Quranic Root
(Learn more...)
J-M-L
All Quranic baby names derived from J-M-L:

Meaning of Jamil

Jamil means beautiful. While it means both beauty in shape and beauty in behavior, the Quran uses it only to refer to beauty in behavior. It is mentioned six times in the Quran.

And they brought upon his shirt false blood. [Prophet Ya`qub] said, “Rather, your souls have enticed you to something, so a beautiful patience is my duty [it can also be translated as ‘and patience is beautiful’]. And Allah is the one sought for help against that which you describe.” {12:18}

Prophet, say to your wives, ‘If your desire is for the present life and its finery, then come, I will make provision for you and release you in a beautiful way.’ {33:28}

Reader Comments:

No comments so far.

Characters: 0

Categories: All Baby Names Starting With J | All Muslim Baby Names | Arabic Baby Names | Islamic (Quranic) Boy Names Starting With J | Islamic Names Meaning Beautiful and Radiant | J-M-L | Muslim Boy Names - Boy Names from the Quran | Names Directly Mentioned in the Quran | Quranic Names By Meaning | Quranic Names by Root
Disclaimer
The content on this site does not constitute any type of legal or religious advice. Always consult your local imam or other knowledgeable individuals before making a decision about choosing a baby name.
  • Most Popular Names

Copyright 2011-2017 QuranicNames.com. All Rights Reserved | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use.