♂ Name Basil – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Basil

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Basil is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Basil

The name Basil derives from the Greek name Basileus.

Meaning of Basil

Basil means “king”. In the Arabic language area, it means “courageous”, “brave”.

Pronunciation of Basil

Alternate spelling of Basil


Basil in the categories

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