Main definitions of Fatima in English

: Fatima1Fátima2

Fatima1

Pronunciation /ˈfadəmə/ /ˈfædəmə/

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proper noun

  • (c.AD 606–632), youngest daughter of the prophet Muhammad; wife of the fourth caliph, Ali. The descendants of Muhammad trace their lineage through her; she is revered, especially by Shiite Muslims, as the mother of the imams Hasan and Husayn.

Main definitions of Fátima in English

: Fatima1Fátima2

Fátima2

Pronunciation /ˈfadəmə/ /ˈfædəmə/

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proper noun

  • A village in west central Portugal, northeast of Lisbon; population 8,500 (est. 2008). It became a center of Roman Catholic pilgrimage after the reported sighting in the village in 1917 of the Virgin Mary.