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.
(male) Anim, Arim, ..
(female) Akimi, Akimia, ..
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. Demographics)
Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of Akim and associated names. Akeem (#1654 the previous year) is the only prominent varying form of Akim (not in Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Jakim, are uncommon. This form of Akim was favored as a birth name 24 years ago (adoption of 0.03%) and has become much less common since, with Akeem becoming somewhat dated. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Akim is alike in pronunciation to Ahkeem and Akhim. Other recommended names are Abia, Abid, Abie, Abir, Achim, Acie, Acim, Adam▼, Adem, Adi, Adil, Adim, Adin, Adiv, Adom, Afi, Afif, Ahim, Aikin, Aime, Akil, Akila, Akira, Akiva, Alem, Ali▲, Alia, Alic, Alik, Alin, Alix, Am, Amid, Amil, Amin, Amir▲, Amit, Ani, Aram, Ari▲, Aric▼, Arie, Arik, Arin, Ario, Aris, Asim, Atif, Atim, Avi, Avia, Aviv, Axil, Aykin, Azam, Azim, Aziz, Haim, Hakim, Jim▼, Kim▼, Naim, Sim▼, Slim, Tim▼ and Wim. These names tend to be more commonly used than Akim.