Yamil is a great example of a name variant that is popular in a specific region. Though the root name from which it derives is generally more popular in the United States, Yamil is more popular in Latin America. Read on to learn more about this name.

Meaning of the name Yamil:

Arabic: Beautiful

Origin of the name Yamil:

Yamil is a name of Arabic origin that means “beautiful”.

Symbolism of the name Yamil:

Yamil typically symbolizes both a family's joy in how a child looks as well as the way they feel about the child himself.

Style of the name Yamil:


Gender of the name Yamil:

Yamil is almost exclusively used as a boy's name.

Pronunciation of the name Yamil:


Number of syllables in the name Yamil:


Emotion evoked from the name Yamil:

Yamil typically evokes happy emotions, including both joy and whimsy.

Alternative spellings for the name Yamil:

  • Yamill
  • Yahmil
  • Yahmill

Nicknames for the name Yamil:

  • Mil
  • Yam
  • Yah

Popularity of the name Yamil:

According to the Social Security Administration, Yamil has never ranked as one of the one thousand most popular baby names in the United States.

Related names for the name Yamil:

Great middle names for Yamil and their meanings:

  • Marcelo (young warrior)
  • Mateo (gift of God)
  • Martin (god of war)
  • David (beloved of God)
  • Gael (blessed)
  • Isaac (laughter)
  • Simon (listen)
  • Carlos (free man)

Famous people with the name Yamil:

  • Yamil Adorno (Puerto Rican actor)
  • Yamil Benitez (American baseball player)
  • Yamil Atala (Mexican actor)

Yamils in popular culture:

  • Yamil (character from the video game Shadow of the Tomb Raider)