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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Aleem

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  • A submission from Missouri, United States says the name Aleem means "The All Knowing" and is of Arabic origin.
  • According to a user from Malaysia, the name Aleem is of Arabic origin and means "The All Knowing".

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Notable Persons Named Aleem

Aleem Dar is a cricketer. Aleem was born on June 6th, 1968 in Jhang, Punjab, Pakistan.


Aleem Zafar is a model, manager, and model (people). Aleem was born in 1 in Karachi, Pakistan.


Aleem was born on August 3rd, 1951 in Mecca.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Aleem

Obaidullah was born on June 12th, 1939 in Bhopal. He left this life on May 18th, 1998.


Juice Aleem is a hip hop music, dub music, and electronica rapping, singing, and record producer. His most notable accomplishments were from 1996 to present. Juice is also known as A.R.E., Alpha Prhyme, A. Edmead, and A.R.E.(2).


Mariam was born on December 28th, 1930. Mariam is also known as Mariam Abd el Alim. She passed away on April 26th, 2010.


Mohamed Aleem is a soccer player for the Java Lane SC and Sri Lanka national football team. Mohamed was born on August 10th, 1991 in Sri Lanka.


Adebayo Aleem is an athlete for the Prime F.C.


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Popularity of Aleem as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Aleem U.S.
  White 3.96% 64.26%
  African American 41.31% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 44.41% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 6.20% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Aleem

People with the last name Aleem are most frequently African American or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Aleem

  • How Popular is the name Aleem? Aleem is the 17,146th most popular name of all time. As a last name Aleem was the 38,155th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Aleem have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 458 babies born with the first name Aleem in the United States. That's more than enough people named Aleem to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Aleem? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1974 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Aleem first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Aleem is Sunday, October 10th, 1909.
  • What year had the most people named Aleem born? The highest recorded use of the first name Aleem was in 2014 with a total of 22 babies.
  • Random Aleem Factoid: According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Aleem is not a popular baby boy's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 2012.
  • Weird things about the name Aleem: Your name in reverse order is Meela. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Emlea. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Aleem? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 581 people with the last name Aleem.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Aleem? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Aleem as their last name since less than 1 person in 500k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.