Meaning and name origin
Hakeem \ha-keem\ as a boy's name is pronounced hah-KEEM. It is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Hakeem is "wise, intelligent". In Islam, one the ninety-nine attribute names of Allah. Basketball player Hakeem Olajuwon.
Hakeem▼ has 1 variant form: Hakim.
For more information, see also the related boy name Akeem.
Hakeem is not a popular first name for males but a somewhat popular surname or last name for all people (#56854 out of 88799, Top 64%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Hakeem for boys. Hakeem reached its highest rank of #609 in the U.S. in 1990. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Hakeem and its variant form. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Hakeem and Akeem. (2014 statistics).