Harlem Origin and Meaning

The name Harlem is a boy's name .

With Brooklyn, Trenton, and Camden on the rise, Harlem can't be far behind -- it's already been picked by one celebrity, and it certainly has a stronger historical and cultural identity.

# 911 in the US

Harlem Rank in US Top 1000

# 4220 on Nameberry

Harlem Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Harlem Popularity

Famous People Named Harlem

  • Harlem Caron Taylorson of American rapper "Game"

Harlem in Pop Culture

  • Harlem Shakeviral dance craze
  • Mentioned in "Hamilton: an American Musical" in "Helpless" and "Right Hand Man"