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What does Jakim mean?

Jakim Pronunciation of Jakim [jakim] as a boys' name is a Hebrew name, and the meaning of the name Jakim is "raised up; established by God". Jakim is a variant form of Jakeem (Hebrew, Arabic). Jakim is also a form of Joachim (Hebrew). Jakim is also used as a variant of Yakim (Hebrew).


Jakim has 1 variant: Joacheim.

5 more different relations via Jakeem, Joachim, Yakim: Akim, Ioakim, Jachim, Joaquim and Yachim.

Creative forms:
(male) Jaikim, Jarkim, ..

(female) Jaie, ..

Middle name pairings:
Jakim Baker (J.B.), ..

How popular is Jakim?

Jakim is an uncommonly occurring given name for males. Jakim is an equally uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Jakeem is the only prominent variation form of Jakim (outside Top 2000). Other forms, like Akim, are uncommon. This relation of Jakim was at the top of its popularity a decade ago. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jakeem in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jakim and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Basim, Fahim, Haakim, Haim, Hakim, Halim, Hayim, Jabin, Jabir, Jackie, Jai, Jaime, Jair, Jak, Jake, Jakeb, Jakie, Jakob, Jakov, Jakub, Jalil, Jalin, Jamie, Jamil, Jamin, Jarid, Jarin, Jaris, Jasin, Javi, Jim, Jorim, Karim, Kasim, Maksim, Maxim, Nadim, Naim, Qasim, Rahim, Salim and Wasim. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jakim.

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