What does Hakeem mean?
Hakeem \ha-keem\ as a boys' 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: Hakim.
For more information, see also the related boy name Akeem.
Hakeem is a rare given name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#43708 out of 150436, Top 29%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Hakeem for boys. Hakeem was first listed in 1990 and reached its highest position of #609 in the U.S. then, but is not in the list currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of the boy name Hakeem and related names. Akeem is the only other prominent variation form of Hakeem. Adoption of these boy names reached its most widespread in 1990 (usage of 0.4935%) and is now much less, with the versions Akeem and Hakeem becoming less fashionable. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)