What does Akeem mean?
Akeem /akeem/ as a boys' name is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Akeem is "wise, intelligent".
Variant of Hakeem. An exotic-sounding name. Its use is probably inspired in part by basketball player Hakeem Olajuwon, who was originally known as Akeem.
(male) Abeem, Areem, ..
(female) Akeemi, Akesi, ..
How popular is Akeem?
Akeem is a rare first name for men. Akeem is a unique surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Akeem for boys. Akeem entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its top rank of #404 in the U.S. in 1990, and is currently at #1654. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the boy name Akeem and associated names. Hakeem (#1968 via latest list) is the only other prominent varying form of Akeem (#1654 via latest list) listed in the Top 2000. Adoption of these forms of Akeem was more pronounced among parents in 1990 (average #506) and has become much less since, with the form Akeem becoming less fashionable.