[ 2 syll. ra-hee(m), rah-e-em ] The baby boy name Raheem is also used as a girl name, but the use for boys is much more common. Its pronunciation is RaaHHIY-M †. Raheem is largely used in the Arabic and English languages, and its origin is Arabic. Raheem is a variant of the name Rahim (Arabic, English, and Iranian).
See also the related form, Shaheem.
Raheem is a rare baby name for boys. At the modest peak of its usage in 1993, 0.027% of baby boys were given the name Raheem. Its ranking then was #417. The baby name has since fallen from favor, and is now of very light use. Out of all boy names in its group, Raheem was nonetheless the most frequently used in 2015. In the past century Raheem has predominantly been a baby boy name.
† Pronunciation for Raheem: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)"