Meaning and name origin
Akeem \a-keem\ as a boy's name is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Akeem is "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.
Akeem is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Akeem for boys. Akeem reached its highest rank of #404 in the U.S. in 1990 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Akeem and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Hakeem and Akeem. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).