What does Rahim mean?
Rahim /ra-him/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Rahim is "compassionate". In Islam, one of the ninety-nine attribute names of Allah.
Affiliated boy name: Racham.Kreatif forms: Radhim, Ranhim, Reuhim. [more]
How popular is Rahim?
Rahim is a rare given name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#14689 out of 150436, Top 10%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of Rahim and affiliated names. The only popular related form of Rahim (outside Top 1000) is Raheem. This boy name reached the height of its popularity in 1993 (usage of 0.583%) and is now significantly less widespread, with Raheem becoming less fashionable. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)