Meaning and Name Origin
Akeem \a-keem\ as a boys' 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▼ has 1 more alternative form via Hakeem: Hakim.
Akeem is a rare first name for men. Akeem is a unique surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
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, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the boy name Akeem and associated names. Hakeem is the only other prominent varying form of Akeem. Adoption of these boy names was at its peak in 1990 and has become much less since, with the forms Akeem and Hakeem becoming less fashionable. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)