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Girl Name: Karima

Name: Karima
Pronunciation: \k(a)-ri-ma\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: generous, giving
Origin: Arabic
Sounds Like: Karma, Carma, Karmia
Variant forms: Kareema, Kareemah, Kareima, Karimah
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 3879


Karima \k(a)-ri-ma\ as a girl's name is pronounced ka-REE-mah. It is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Karima is "generous, giving". Feminine form of Karim or Kareem.

Karima has 4 variant forms: Kareema, Kareemah, Kareima and Karimah.

Baby names that sound like Karima are Karma, Carma and Karmia.


Karima is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3879 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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