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Basil Name Meaning

Basil meaning

Name :

Basil

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Gender :
Masculine
Meaning of Basil :

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Variant Names of Basil:

Basile, Basilio, Basilius, Bazil, Bazyli

Rhyming Names of Basil: 
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Popularity Rank :

Basil name was top ranked at 390 position in American during year 1930and most recently ranked at 819 position in American during year 2012

     

Name Basil has been Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 2211 position. 12463 numbers of people were named Basil so far in last 100 years. (SSA) More about rank of Basil

Basil Numerology :
Personality No. 6. People with name Basil are loving & domestic. They love tranquility & comfort. They are artistic & likes quality. They work well with others & love to discuss things. Person with Basil having 6 as Personality number love music, tidiness & attires. They are confident & also a good healer. They are charming, intelligent, serene, generous & co-operative. More Numerology

More About Name : Basil

  • The name was also borne by two Byzantine emperors. It was laterintroduced into Western Europe by the returning Crusaders and subsequentlyadopted by English speakers in the Middle Ages.It means in Valiant and Brave in Arabic.

  • The name Basil (royal, kingly), has origins from the male Greek name Vassilios (Greek: female which first appeared during the Hellenistic period. It is derived from basileus a Greek word of pre-Hellenic origin meaning king , from which words such as basilica and basilisk (via Latin), as well as the eponymous herb (via Old French) derive, and the name of the Italian region Basilicata, which had been long under the rule of the Byzantine Emperor.

Name Analysis of Basil

Character Analysis of Basil : Persons with the name Basil are co-operative, courteous and are very considerate individuals. They have a tendency to be able to sense the feelings of others, with the knack to be able to demonstrate certain mediation skills when handling complicated situations. They know how to organize and handle Persons with care and ease. Peace and harmony are of the utmost importance to them.

Love Life of Basil : Persons are very sensitive and do not like to show off their intimate quality.

Name Letter Analysis of Basil

B : Persons are sensitive and a bit of an introvert, but still manage to be personable and compassionate

A : Persons are their own person: ambitious and freethinking

S : Persons are a real charmer

I : Persons are a compassionate person who feels things deeply

L : Persons are very heady, and tend to over think rather than experience life

Astrological (Vedic) Aspect of Name Basil

Acoording to vedic astrology , Rashi for the name Basil is Dhanu and Moon sign associated with the name Basil is Saggitarius.

The name Basil has Fire element. Jupiter is the Ruling Planet for the name Basil . The name Basil having moon sign as Saggitarius is represented by The Archer and considered as Mutable .

Normally, people with the name Basil are very active. Such people are filled with energy and optimism. They are good orators.

Other name options, having Saggitarius moon sign are name starting with : Ba, Be, Bha, Bhi, Bhu, Dha, Pha, Dha, Dhha, Bhe, Bho, Faa, Ddha, Bh, Fi, Fa, Fo, Fu, Rh.

Nakshatra (Vedic) of Name Basil

The name Basil is suitable for baby born in Rohini nakshatra

Rohini Nakshatra: "The red one", a name of Aldebaran. Also known as brāhmī

Lord: Chandra (Moon)
Symbol: Cart or chariot, temple, banyan tree
Deity : Brahma or Prajapati, the Creator
Indian zodiac: 10° - 23°20' Vrishabha
Western zodiac 6° - 19°20' Gemini
Other name options, having Rohini nakashatra are name starting with : O,  Va, Ba, Vi, Bi, Vu, Bu.

Famous Name Basil

  • Basil James

    was an American jockey.Basil James became a jockey in California while in his teens and in 1936 at age sixteen he led all U.S. jockeys with 245 wins. After a successful 1937, in January 1938 he was suspended for ninety days after "grabbing Herb Litzenberg

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  • Toni Basil

    is an American musician, video artist, actress and choreographer.Toni Basil appeared in the 1964 concert film The T.A.M.I. Show and was quite prominent in the film as one of the go-go dancers. Basil's recording career began in 1966 with a single for A&M Records, the title song from the film Breakaway (an early form of a music video in black and white of this song with Antonia Christina Basilotta aka "Toni Basil" undressing and dancing was made by artist Bruce Conner), backed with "I'm 28" (an obscure Graham Gouldman song).

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