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Jaleel Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Jaleel is of Arabic and Persian origin.

The meaning of Jaleel is "great, exalted".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 1486 in baby name popularity for boys with 108 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

View the Jaleel Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Jaleel has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Jaleel to other names.


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Jaleel is a variant spelling of Jalal.

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Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Jaleel in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Jaleel.

Just for fun, see the name Jaleel in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Jaleel in Nautical Flags page.

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Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

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