Wali meaning and origin

Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Arabic
Usage: Arabic, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Sindhi, Bengali, Telugu, Oriya and Tamil
Meaning: Protector, Governor, Lord, Friend of God, Guardian, Who Lives In the Proximity of God and All-Governing
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Wali means Protector, Governor, Lord, Friend of God, Guardian, Who Lives In the Proximity of God or All-Governing is prevalently used in Oriya, Arabic, Hindi, Malayalam, Marathi, Bengali, Kannada, Gujarati, Telugu, Tamil and Sindhi is came from Arabic is customarily used for both sexes.

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Popularity of Wali

Wali is a familiar baby name in United States, it has been in use since 1951 and was able to reach the top 2000 names. In 1975, it ranked 1454th when 64 boy were named Wali. Over 931 babies in United States have been named Wali. In England and Wales, Wali is a unique name where it has been in use since 1998 and has secured the place in top 2000 names. Recently in 2016, it ranked 1081st when 26 boys were named Wali. Over 120 babies in England and Wales have been named Wali.

Wali is an uncommon baby name in France, even after 31 years of presence it could not make beyond the top 2000. Over 179 people have been named Wali in France. However things change on global perspective, Wali is extremely popular in Pakistan where every 1 in 2000 have the name. Also the baby name is popular in Afghanistan, India, Nigeria, Somalia, Bangladesh, Sudan and Thailand. At least, 290000 people globally have been given the name as per our findings.

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What numerology tells about Wali?

It hurts even being around evil people because you are so sensitive to evil and injustice. Learn how to put your skills and abilities to work and get things done on your own. You want to achieve a great success and accomplish your dreams in order to prove yourself you can do it. People who know you describe you as driven and ambitious. You want to be surrounded by inspiring people who know what they want and work constantly to become the people they want to be someday.

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  •  Shabina - Meaning of Shabina is The Eye of the Storm is used particulary in Arabic and Tamil is bestowed upon baby girls
  •  Man - Trendy and Ceaseless Man is originated from Hebrew, Man means "Accept the Truth or Lord of Mind", a unisex name is used notably in English and Marathi
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Namesakes of Wali

    Wali Khan Amin Shah, man who had a role in the foiled Bojinka plot
  • Wali Jones, retired American professional basketball player
  • Wali Lundy, rapper and former American football running back
  • Wali Rainer, former American football linebacker
  • Wali Mohammed Wali, classical Urdu poet from India
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