What does Akim mean?
Akim /akim/ as a boys' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Akim is "established by God". Russian short form of Joachim.
How popular is Akim?
Akim is an uncommon first name for men and an equivalently rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of Akim and associated names. Joaquin (#326 2 years ago) and Akeem are the prominent varying forms of Akim (not in Top 1000) listed in the Top 1000. Other forms, like Joaquim, are uncommon. These forms of Akim were favored as birth names in 1990 (usage of 0.4985%) and are somewhat less common today (usage 0.337%, ▼32.4%), with the form Akeem becoming less trendy. Joaquin is the firm favorite. (2014 Birth Statistics)