The origins of the name for Dhaka are uncertain. Once dhak trees were very common in the area and the name may have originated from it. Alternatively, this name may refer to the hidden goddess Dhakeshwari, whose temple is located in the south-western part of the city.
Dhakaa is baby boy name mainly popular in Muslim religion and its main origin is Arabic. Dhakaa name meanings is Keen perception, sharpness of mind, deep insight, sagacity. Dhakaa is written in Urdu, Hindi, Arabic, Bangla as دھکا, ढाका, ذكاء, ঢাকা. Other similar sounding names can be Dhaakir, Dhaamir, Dhahi, Dhaif, Dhaifullah, Dhakawaan, Dhaki, Dhakir, Dhakiy, Dhakwan, Dhaakirah, Dhakirah, Dhakiyah, Dhakiyyah.