Hakeem: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Hakeem

A phonetic spelling of the Arabic name Hakim, meaning "wise." Hopefully your little Hakeem is wise enough to listen when you tell him important things like "look both ways before you cross the street" and "never wear socks with sandals."

Nicknames:

Keem.

Famous people named Hakeem:

Basketball player Hakeem Olajuwon; football player Hakeem Nicks; U.S. Congressman Hakeem Jeffries.

Fun fact:

The world knows him as rapper Chamillionaire, but his birth name is Hakeem Seriki.

More Inspiration:

Double The Fun: Boy Names With Double Letters, Terrific Two-Syllable Boy Names,