Basil - boys name

Basil name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 79%

Basil name meaning:

Origin: Arabic



Saints names, Victorian names

Related names

Basil , Bas, Basic, Basile, Basilia, Basilie, Basilio, Basilios, Baz , Bazil , Bazyl

Other boys names beginning with B


Overall UK ranking: 1023 out of 4789

28 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

Historical popularity of Basil

The graph below shows the popularity of the boys's name Basil from all the UK baby name statistics available. It's a quick easy way to see the trend for Basil in 2023