Meaning:Generous, gracious
With a name like Kareem, your little boy is sure to be the ultimate altruist. This name is rooted in Arabic origins, meaning “gracious” and “generous.” Most famously, this name is shared with the iconic basketball player, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Even though he stands at more than seven feet tall, there are plenty more reasons for baby to look up to this illustrious athlete. Also an actor, activist, and cultural ambassador, Kareem lives up to the meaning of his name, and no doubt your little one will too.

Famous People Named Kareem

Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
  • Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
    Basketball Player
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