What is the meaning of the name Basil?

The name Basil is primarily a male name of English origin that means King.

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

Different Spellings of the name Basil:


People who like the name Basil also like:

Oliver, Felix, Atticus, Jasper, Sebastian, Asher, Liam, Violet, Hazel, Charlotte, Alice, Olive, Eloise, Clementine

Names like Basil:

Bazyli, Buckley, Becalel, Bosley, Beasley, Boguslaw, Boguslawa, Basile, Boguchwal

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