Jamila Name Meaning & Origin

Jamila

Pronunciation: jah-MIL-ə, jah-MEE-lə (key)

Origin of the name Jamila:

Derived from the Arabic jamīl (beautiful, graceful), which is from jamula (to be beautiful).

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Nicknames for Jamila

Mila, Mo, Mila Mo, Jamie, Mia, Jay, Jayla

Meanings and history of the name Jamila

An Arabic and African name. The name derives from the name Jamula which means "to be beautiful"…Jamila means "beautiful"

Famous real-life people named Jamila

There is a UK singer name Jamila and also a famous LA DJ named Jamila.

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