Meaning and name origin
Karam \k(a)-ram\ as a boy's name is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Karam is "generous, giving". Karam is a variant of Kareem (Arabic): the Koran lists generosity as one of the 99 qualities of God.
Karam is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#12596 out of 88799, Top 14%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Karam and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Kareem (#751). (2014 statistics).