Origin of the name FATIMA.
Etymology of the name FATIMA.
Meaning of the baby name FATIMA.
FATIMA (فاطمہ). Arabic
name meaning "weaned," or "the weaner," from fatam (put from the breast). (An English and Arabic Dictionary,
Catafago, 1873). Also spelled Fatimah.
This was the name of a daughter of the Prophet, who
married Ali. Usage: America, Portugal (Fatimá).
Fatima. The last of Bluebeard's
wives, who was saved from death by the timely arrival of her brother
with a party of friends. Mahomet's favourite daughter was called Fatima.
(The Reader's Handbook of Famous Names in Fiction, &c.,
Brewer, v.2, 1899)