Meaning:Half of a twin
Shakiem is a masculine name of Jamaican origin that means “half of a twin.” It is a great, meaningful name to honor babies who make up a set of twins. In Yoruba culture, which is still present in Jamaica today, twins are thought to thought to possess sacred powers. They are seen as one soul in two bodies, linked together by destiny. A name like Shakiem may represent how special and unique baby is, or perhaps symbolize their special bond with their sibling.
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