Popularity:1423
Origin:Arabic
Meaning:generous, giving
Kareem as a boy's name is pronounced kah-REEM. It is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Kareem is "generous, giving".

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  • Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
    Basketball Player

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