[ 2 syll. har-lem, ha-rl-em ] The baby boy name Harlem is pronounced HHAARLahM †. Harlem is of English origin. This is also the name of a vibrant neighborhood in the New York City borough of Manhattan. A variant form of Harlem is the name Harlim. Variant forms share the origin and meaning of the name Harlem.
Harlem is infrequently used as a baby name for boys. It is not ranked within the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Harlem include Harlan (English), Harlann, Harlen (English), Harlenn, Harlim, Harlin, Harlinn, Harlon (English), Harlonn, Harlun, Harlunn, Harlyn, Harlynn, Haralamb (Romanian), Harlean, Harleen, and Harlene.
† English pronunciation for Harlem: HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)"