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Gender: M Meaning of Kareem: "noble, distinguished" Origin of Kareem: Arabic Kareem's Popularity in 2016: #708

A favorite Muslim name, Kareem first appeared on the US Top 1000 list in 1972 (jumping in at Number 405!), coinciding with the early career of basketball great turned writer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (born Lewis Alcindor). It has continued to chart every year since, and was Number 708 in 2016.

Famous People Named Kareem

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (born Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor, Jr), American basketball player
Kareem Rush, American basketball player
Kareem Salama, American country music singer
Kareem Martin, American NFL player
Kareem Kelly, American NFL player

Pop Culture References for the name Kareem

Karam, Karriem, Karim, Karem, Kareme