Kareem - boys name

Kareem name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 85%

Kareem name meaning:

The name Kareem is of Arabic origin and holds a significant meaning. Derived from the Arabic word "karim," which means "generous" or "noble," the name Kareem is often associated with qualities such as kindness, compassion, and a strong sense of morality. In Islamic tradition, Kareem is also one of the 99 names of Allah, emphasizing the attribute of generosity and indicating a profound sense of honor.

Individuals named Kareem often embody these qualities and strive to be generous and compassionate towards others. They have a strong sense of justice and fairness and are known to be considerate and understanding. Kareem also represents a belief in the importance of helping others and giving back to the community, emphasizing the value of selflessness and benevolence.

Overall, the name Kareem signifies a noble and generous nature, reflecting a person who is kind-hearted, compassionate, and who possesses a strong sense of morality.

Origin: Arabic

Noble, exalted.

Related names

Kareem , Karim

Other boys names beginning with K


Overall UK ranking: 704 out of 4789

49 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

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  • Scotland (533)

Historical popularity of Kareem

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