Raheem

Raheem - A very unique male name



  Mar 30,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Raheem appeared on the charts for the first time in 1969 on position #1802. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Raheem and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Raheem? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Raheem. The baby boy name Raheem was given to 85 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1278 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 19,307 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Raheem peaked in popularity 24 years ago in 1993 on position 404.



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Raheem is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Raheem is currently topping the baby name charts in Louisiana at position #626 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,959.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Raheem is where you live.


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Raheem origin and meaning

Raheem is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Raheem, pop culture references for the name Raheem and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Raheem

We've found the following names that sound similar to Raheem, sorted by popularity.

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Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121278
20111243
20101343
20091249
20081219
20071258
20061282
20051433
20041405
20031166
2002994
2001990
2000858
1999814
1998705
1997674
1996603
1995553
1994513
1993404
1992503
1991672
1990742
1989757
1988887
1987785
1986930
1985857
1984853
1983729
1982710
1981644
1980656
1979713
1978737
1977652
1976836
1975852
19741013
1973881
19721041
19711992
19701503
19691802

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Louisiana626
Pennsylvania829
New Jersey832
Georgia846
Indiana924
Virginia933
Michigan988
North Carolina1212
New York1289
Illinois1313
California1802
Texas1959

Even more about Raheem


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Raheem a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Raheem?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1993
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Raheem
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 19,307
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1969
2012 births +85

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