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What does Raheem mean?

Raheem Pronunciation of Raheem as a name for boys has its root in Arabic, and the meaning of the name Raheem is "compassionate". Raheem is an alternate spelling of Rahim (Arabic).


ASSOCIATED WITH arabic, compassionate (gracious)





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How popular is Raheem?

Raheem is a rare given name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#40761 out of 150436, Top 27%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Raheem entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its highest position of #417 in the U.S. in the year 1993, and is at #1129 currently. (2018 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Raheem name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Raheem outside U.S.

Which version is better?

The only other prominent related form of Raheem (#1129 FROM CURRENT RECORDS) appearing in the Top 2000 is Rahim. Adoption of these relations of Raheem was at its highest in 1993 (AVERAGE #1208) and is now much diminished (#1564, 67%), with the form Raheem falling out of fashion.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Raheem, Rahim in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Raheem is alike in pronunciation to Raham. Other recommended sound-alike names are Faheem, Hakeem, Hasheem, Jakeem, Kadeem, Kareem, Kaseem, Nadeem, Naeem, Naheer, Rabee, Rafee, Rahm, Raine, Ram, Ramey, Rane, Rasheed, Ravee, Rayne, Remee, Saleem, Taheer, Waheeb, Yacheem and Zaheer. These names tend to be more frequently used than Raheem.

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