Gender: Male
Origin: English
Meaning: King

The name Basil means King and is of English origin. Basil is a name that's been used primarily by parents who are considering baby names for boys.

From the Greek name Basilios. Also a spice. Basil Rathbone, actor ("Sherlock Holmes").

Variations include: Basel
People who like the name Basil also like the names: Felix, Jasper, August, Gabriel, Arthur, Oliver, Henry, Luna, Charlotte, Hazel, Adelaide, Aurora, Violet, Clementine
Similar Sounding Names: Bazyli, Buckley, Becalel, Bosley, Beasley, Boguslaw, Boguslawa

Stats for the Name Basil

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checkmark Basil is currently #1000 in U.S. births