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A Quranic Name for Girls

Short meaning of JamilaBeautiful and Radiant
See below for detailed meaning
How to pronounce Jamila

JUst + MEEt + LUsh

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Jamila in Arabic)جميلة
Quranic Nature
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Indirectly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of JamilaJamilah Jameela Jamyla Jameelah Jemila Jemeela Jemilah Jemeelah Jameila Gemeileh Gemeilah Gemyleh Gemylah Gemeleh Gemelah
All of the above spellings are acceptable for this name. You may also create your own spelling.
Quranic Root
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Meaning of Jamila

Jamila means beautiful and is the feminine version of the name Jamil. While it means both beauty in shape and beauty in behavior, the Quran uses it only to refer to beauty in behavior.

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Reader Comments:

  1. on Monday 13th of March 2017 11:14:26 PM

    Thank you for this splendid website because my name is Jamilah and it’s great to know that it means my behaviour is beautiful just like myself

  2. on Sunday 30th of September 2018 08:59:34 AM

    My name is jameelah
    And people say I am really beautiful because my name means it
    Also my brother is called Jamal
    And zain and amirah
    Hat in the cat
    Whooo who

  3. on Tuesday 20th of December 2022 09:10:03 AM

    My name is also jamila and sometimes i spell my name as jameelah,jameelat,or naturally pretty and also i have good characters and i always feel happy when helping others that is the real true about me (jamila)

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