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Origin & Meaning

The name Kamal is of Arabic origin.

The meaning of Kamal is "perfection".  

It is also of Hindi origin, where its meaning is "red" and Persian origin, where its meaning is "perfection, excellence, completion, utmost level".


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 2713 in baby name popularity for boys with 44 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

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


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Related Names

Variants of the name Kamal include Kamaal.

The names Kamala, Kamilah, Kamili are all forms of Kamal.

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Name Fun

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

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Be creative with the name Kamal.

Just for fun, see the name Kamal 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 Kamal in Nautical Flags page.

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Indian names or Hindu names are listed in Our Baby Namer under Indian, Hindi and Sanskrit. Other names which may be used my Muslim Indians would be listed under Arabic or Iranian names.

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