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Boy Name: Shakil

Name: Shakil
Pronunciation: \sh(a)-kil\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: handsome
Origin: Arabic
Sounds Like: Shaquile, Shaqeell
Variant forms: Shakeel, Shakhil, Shakil, Shakill, Shakille, Shaqueel, Shaquil, Shaquille


Shakil \sh(a)-kil\ as a boy's name is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Shakil is "handsome". The root of Shaquille O'Neal's name.

Shakil has 8 variant forms: Shakeel, Shakhil, Shakil, Shakill, Shakille, Shaqueel, Shaquil and Shaquille.

Baby names that sound like Shakil are Shaquile and Shaqeell.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Shakil.


Shakil is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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