Khalil (name)

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Khalil
Khalil-Gibran.jpg
Pronunciation Arabic: [xaliːl]
Gender Male
Origin
Word/name Arabic
Meaning "friend"
Other names
Related names Halil

Khalil or Khaleel (Arabic: خليل) means friend and is a common male first name in the Middle East, North Africa, Central Asia and among Muslims in South Asia and as such is also a common surname. Some prominent names include Ibrahim.

The Turkish language equivalent Halil (see separate listing)

In other languages[edit]

The following names can be interpreted as Khalil:

  • Arabic: Khalil, Khaleel, Halil, Khelil (Ar: خليل)
  • Kurdish: Xelîl
  • Turkish: Halil
  • Bengali: Kholil (খলিল), Khalil (খালিল), Khaleel (খালীল)

Given name / First name[edit]

Halil
Please refer to Halil (disambiguation)
Khaleel
Al-Khalil
Khalil
Khelil

Surname / family name[edit]

Halil
Please refer to Halil (disambiguation)
Khaleel
Khalil
Khelil

See also[edit]