Meaning : Unknown, King,

Origin : Unknown, English,

Pronunciation : (Unknown),

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Basil Expression, Basil Soul Urge, Basil Inner Dream


Numerology information Basil:

numerologyName Number: 7 Meaning: Inner, Thought, Mind, Psychology, Secret, Mystic, Strange, Study, Knowledge, Loneliness, Rest


Additional information Basil:

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

additionalGreek Meaning: The name Basil is a Greek baby name. In Greek the meaning of the name Basil is: Royal. Kingly. St Basil the Great was Bishop of Caesarea in the latter half of the 4th century. This name was introduced into Western Europe by the Crusaders. Derived from the same Greek word as the plant name basil.

additionalAmerican Meaning: The name Basil is an American baby name. In American the meaning of the name Basil is: Royal. Kingly. St Basil the Great was Bishop of Caesarea in the latter half of the 4th century. This name was introduced into Western Europe by the Crusaders. Derived from the same Greek word as the plant name basil.

additionalEnglish Meaning: The name Basil is an English baby name. In English the meaning of the name Basil is: Royal; kingly.


Definition funny of Basil:

urbanusually exclaimed in a moment of surprise, excitement, or pleasure.

urbanBob:"Dude, we won the tournament!" Jesse: "Yeah, man! Basil!"

urbanThe most amazingly kind and sexy man you'll ever have the pleasure of meeting. He isn't all looks however, Basil is also brilliant. If you ever find a Basil, snatch him up.

urban"Look there goes Basil. He is so hot."

urbanA unit of measurement for a girl's weight, usually around 110 lbs.

urbanMatt: I can't believe I banged that chick last night... Kyle: What the fuck dude!?! She was at least three basils!

urbanCodename for breasts.


Expression information Basil:

expressionPeople with this name are excellent at analyzing, understanding, and learning. They tend to be mystics, philosophers, scholars, and teachers. Because they live so much in the mind, they tend to be quiet and introspective, and are usually introverts. When presented with issues, they will see the larger picture. Their solitary thoughtfulness and analysis of people and world events may make them seem aloof, and sometimes even melancholy.


Soul information Basil:

soulPeople with this name have a deep inner desire to use their abilities in leadership, and to have personal independence. They would rather focus on large, important issues, and delegate the details.


Songs about Basil:

songsThe Hunt For Red October (feat. Basil Poledouris) by Crouch End Festival Chorus & The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra from the Album Cinema Choral Classics Ii

songsFor unto us a child is born (from Messiah ed. Basil Lam) by Ambrosian Singers from the Album Hallelujah - 35 Great Sacred Choruses

songsThe Hunt For Red October-Hymn To Red October (Basil Poledouris) by Orchestra Of The Americas from the Album A Tribute to Sean Connery

songsHey Mickey (Originally Performed by Toni Basil) [Karaoke Version] by BFM Hits from the Album Karaoke: Pop Hits 1981, Vol. 3

songsThe Orgy from Conan The Barbarian (Basil Poledouris) by Joohyun Park from the Album The Orgy from Conan The Barbarian (Basil Poledouris) - Single

songs"The Orgy" from "Conan The Barbarian" (Basil and Zoe Poledouris) by Joohyun Park from the Album "The Orgy" from "Conan The Barbarian" (Basil and Zoe Poledouris) - Single

songsMickey (Karaoke Instrumental Track)[In the style of Toni Basil] by ProSound Karaoke Band from the Album Karaoke - In the Style of Toni Basil - EP (Professional Performance Tracks)


Books about Basil:

booksBasil Recipes: Cooking with the King of Herbs (Quick and Easy Series) by Dogwood Apps (Jul 4, 2013)

booksBasil by Janet Hazen (Apr 1, 1993)

booksFrom the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E.L. Konigsburg (Sep 25, 2007)

booksBasil Instinct by Shelley Costa (Jun 24, 2014)

booksBasil of Baker Street by Eve Titus and Paul Galdone (Sep 1, 1988)

booksBasil by Wilkie Collins (Mar 24, 2011)

booksThe Basil and Josephine Stories by F. Scott Fitzgerald (Jan 24, 1997)


Movies about Basil:

moviesBasil 2014 R CC - Runtime: 1 hr 39 mins Starring: Jared Leto, Christian Slater, et al. Directed by: Radha Bharadwaj

moviesFawlty Towers: The Complete Collection Remastered 2009 NR - Runtime: 6 hrs Starring: John Cleese, Andrew Sachs, Connie Booth, et al.

moviesIf Only 2006 PG-13 - Runtime: 1 hr 32 mins Starring: Jennifer Love Hewitt, Paul Nicholls, et al. Directed by: Gil Junger

moviesFawlty Towers - Waldorf Salad/The Kipper and the Corpse/The Anniversary/Basil the Rat 2001 NR - Runtime: 2 hrs 50 mins Starring: John Cleese, Prunella Scales, et al.

moviesThe Hideaways 2000 G - Runtime: 1 hr 45 mins Starring: Ingrid Bergman, Sally Prager, et al. Directed by: Fielder Cook

moviesFrom the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler 2008 - Runtime: 30 mins

moviesThe Lina Wertmuller Collection 1975 NR - Runtime: 10 hrs 43 mins Starring: Giancarlo Giannini, Mariangela Melato, et al. Directed by: Lina Wertmüller


Wiki information Basil:

Biological Species, Drug ingredient, Food, Ingredient, Product ingredient, Organism Classification

Basil, Thai basil, or sweet basil, is a common name for the culinary herb Ocimum basilicum of the family Lamiaceae, sometimes known as Saint Joseph's Wort in some English-speaking countries. Basil is native to India, China, Southeast Asia, and New...

Basil of Caesarea
Religious Leader, Person, Deceased Person

Basil of Caesarea, also called Saint Basil the Great, was the Greek bishop of Caesarea Mazaca in Cappadocia, Asia Minor. He was an influential theologian who supported the Nicene Creed and opposed the heresies of the early Christian church, fighting...

Comments and insights on the name Basil:
Personal experiences with the name Basil:

Name of my newborn son (2009) and a Bishop in Wichita, KS.

Nicknames for Basil:

Bas (pronounced BAYZ)

Meanings and history of the name Basil:

Greek meaning - Royal, Kingly
Arabic meaning - Brave, Valiant

Famous real-life people named Basil:

St. Basil the Great, who lived in 4th century Cappadocia (Turkey)
early movie star Basil Rathbone

Basil in song, story & screen:

The lead character in the British sitcom "Fawlty Towers," is named Basil Fawlty. The show ran from 1975 to 1979, but lives on in reruns around the world. Played by John Cleese, Basil Fawlty is a misanthropic snob with a short temper who is often the victim of his own schemes.

Basil the Bear is a character on "Sesame Park," the Canadian version of the children's show "Sesame Street."

The name of a novel by Wilkie Collins, published in 1852.

Basil is the name of a "Sherlock Holmes"-like mouse detective in Eve Titus's book "Basil of Baker Street" and in Disney's 1986 animated movie "The Great Mouse Detective


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