Given Name FATIMAH

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: فاطمة (Arabic)
PRONOUNCED: fa-TIM-a (Arabic)  [details]

Meaning & History

Means "to abstain" in Arabic. Fatimah was a daughter of the Prophet Muhammad and the wife of Ali, the fourth caliph.
VARIANTS: Fatima, Fatma (Arabic)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Fatma (Azerbaijani), Faɗimatu (Hausa), Fatimatou (Manding), Fatemah (Persian), Fatimatou (Serer), Fatma, Fadime, Fatoş (Turkish), Patigul, Patime (Uyghur), Fatimatou (Wolof)
Entry updated December 8, 2017