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Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 30 Views | 🔊 16 Pronunciations | 💬 1 Comments
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Gender: Female

Origin: Arabic

Meaning: The Prophet Mohammad's Da...

Pronunciation: fuh-TEE-mah, /fəˈtiːmə/, F AE TH IH M AH

Popularity Rank: #88

On this page:

  • 1. Fatima Meaning
  • 2. Fatima Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Fatima
  • 4. Translations of Fatima
  • 5. Fatima Name Popularity
  • 6. Fatima popularity in U.S.
  • 7. Famous People with Name Fatima
  • 8. Latest News about Fatima
  • 9. Fatima Name Poster
  • 10. Names similar to Fatima

Fatima Meaning

Derived from the Arabic word 'Fāṭimah' which means 'to abstain'. It is also believed to mean 'one who weans' or 'the one who abstains'. Fatima was the name of Prophet Muhammad's daughter and is highly regarded in Islam.

Fatima also means "The Prophet Mohammad's Daughter, Weaning, Daughter of the Prophet Mohammed, One who Abstains, Baby's Nurse, One who abstains or the one who weans, highly regarded in Islam.".

Fatima is commonly found in Morocco, France, Nigeria, and 94 more countries.

Fatima Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: fuh-TEE-mah

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /fəˈtiːmə/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: F AE TH IH M AH

F: Pronounce as in "fish" (F IH SH)

AE: Pronounce as in "cat" (K AE T)

TH: Pronounce as in "thin" (TH IH N)

IH: Pronounce as in "sit" (S IH T)

M: Pronounce as in "man" (M AE N)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

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Fatima Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Fatima is recorded 355,155 times globally, ranking it as the 88th most common name worldwide.

Fatima is most prevalent in Morocco, with 137,837 occurrences, making it the 12th most popular name in the country.

In Morocco, the name Fatima is found among 1 in every 8 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Fatima Popularity by Country

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Morocco#121 : 8
France#2091 : 76
Nigeria#381 : 71
Algeria#751 : 90
Saudi Arabia#2081 : 228
Brazil#761 : 65
Lebanon#101 : 19
Spain#1931 : 64
Italy#4471 : 121
Mexico#2201 : 93
United States of America#5941 : 191
Iraq#2551 : 171
Portugal#711 : 24
United Arab Emirates#701 : 160
Sudan#1071 : 228
Syrian Arab Republic#1301 : 91
Egypt#8301 : 405
Bahrain#101 : 54
South Africa#5011 : 586
Kuwait#671 : 200
Libya#1121 : 213
Belgium#1921 : 103
Netherlands#3761 : 147
Jordan#1711 : 129
Peru#5331 : 425
United Kingdom#6501 : 246
Canada#2951 : 192
Tunisia#5391 : 342
Russia#5531 : 249
Turkey#1,2901 : 644
Qatar#981 : 297
Oman#3071 : 420
Bolivia#3321 : 229
Mauritius#721 : 83
Palestine#3671 : 245
Switzerland#1991 : 151
Germany#7181 : 348
Iran#4211 : 183
Israel#7731 : 330
Cameroon#3741 : 510
Yemen#5991 : 827
Colombia#2,1781 : 1,902
Argentina#5171 : 327
Bangladesh#7281 : 801
Kazakhstan#8591 : 354
Uruguay#4081 : 208
Sweden#3311 : 185
Malaysia#2,4821 : 3,880
Panama#4351 : 404
Guatemala#5181 : 457
Philippines#3071 : 626
India#1,9441 : 2,414
Costa Rica#6731 : 401
Luxembourg#651 : 103
Denmark#2831 : 251
Ghana#4121 : 532
Chile#1,5111 : 1,779
Angola#1291 : 865
Austria#5861 : 455
Afghanistan#3281 : 504
Norway#4021 : 421
Finland#7671 : 664
Ecuador#3341 : 403
Singapore#2,7121 : 4,708
Hong Kong#2,4671 : 3,965
Ireland#1,2151 : 902
Greece#1,1271 : 1,288
Macao#7391 : 1,527
Japan#8681 : 1,320
Namibia#9721 : 2,514
China#1,1611 : 2,913
Azerbaijan#3651 : 361
Serbia#4691 : 489
Croatia#1,0341 : 932
Hungary#7811 : 1,326
Poland#1,7671 : 2,642
Botswana#1,0471 : 3,031
Slovenia#1,2051 : 1,093
Georgia#5221 : 642

List of countries the name Fatima is rarely found

Fatima popularity in U.S.


This chart displays the ranking of the name Fatima from 1980 to 2023, based on the most recent data from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

Famous People with Name Fatima

  • Fatima (animatrice)
    Fatima (animatrice) is a Radio from France.
  • Fatima (d. 1246)
    Fatima (d. 1246) is a Favourite from Mongolia.
  • Fatima Abdel Mahmoud is a Politician from Sudan.
  • Fatima Abdul Raheem is a Actor from Bahrain.
  • Fatima Achimo is a Politician from Madagascar.
  • Fatima Adoum is a Actor from France.
  • Fatima Aghamirzayeva is a Business from Azerbaijan.
  • Fatima Ahmed is a Writer from Somalia.
  • Fatima Ahmed Ibrahim is a Activist from Sudan.
  • Fatima Akilu is a Psychologist from Nigeria.
  • Fatima Al Jaber is a Business from United Arab Emirates.
  • Fatima Al Qadiri is a Artist from Kuwait.
  • Fatima Al Safi is a Actor from Kuwait.
  • Fatima Al Zahraa Haider is a Child from Egypt.
  • Fatima Alkaramova is a Swimmer from Azerbaijan.
  • Fatima Ansari is a Football from Pakistan.
  • Fatima Aouam is a Athletic from Morocco.
  • Fatima Azeez is a Badminton from Nigeria.
  • Fatima Aziz is a Physician from Afghanistan.
  • Fatima Babiker Mahmoud is a Feminist from Sudan.
  • Fatima Bano is a Wrestler from India.
  • Fatima Baquiran is a Painter from Philippines.
  • Fatima Batul Mukhtar is a Botanist from Nigeria.
  • Fatima Begum (politician)
    Fatima Begum (politician) is a Politician from Pakistan.
  • Fatima Belhadj is a Actor from Algeria.
  • Fatima Bernawi is a Politician from Palestine.
  • Fatima Besnaci-Lancou
    Fatima Besnaci-Lancou is a Essayist from France.
  • Fatima Beyina-Moussa
    Fatima Beyina-Moussa is a Business from Congo.
  • Fatima Bhutto is a Writer from Pakistan.
  • Fatima Boussora is a Handball from Algeria.
  • Fatima Bramme-Sey
    Fatima Bramme-Sey is a Singer from Sweden.
  • Fatima Bremmer is a Journalist from Sweden.
  • Fatima Chohan is a Politician from South Africa.
  • Fatima Dahman is a Sprint from Yemen.
  • Fatima Denton is a Scientist from Ethiopia.
  • Fatima Djibo Sidikou is a Diplomat from Niger.
  • Fatima Effendi is a Actress from Pakistan.
  • Fatima El Allami is a Player from Morocco.
  • Fatima El-Faquir
    Fatima El-Faquir is a Athletic from Morocco.
  • Fatima El-Tayeb
    Fatima El-Tayeb is a Screenwriter from Germany.
  • Fatima Faloye is a Actor from US.
  • Fatima Gallaire is a Playwright from France.
  • Fatima Grimm is a Writer from Germany.
  • Fatima Hajaig is a Politician from South Africa.
  • Fatima Hajjami is a Athletic from France.
  • Fatima Hamroush is a Politician from Ireland.
  • Fatima Houda-Pepin
    Fatima Houda-Pepin is a Politician from Canada.
  • Fatima Ibrahim Didi is a Politician from Maldives.
  • Fatima Jibrell is a Activist from Somalia.
  • Fatima Jinnah is a Biographer from Pakistan.

📰 Latest News about Fatima

Stay updated with the most recent news about Fatima. Read on to catch up with Fatima's latest headlines

Last Updated: May 27, 2024 07:02 AM (GMT + 5.30)

  • Who Is Shiekha Fatima Bint Hazza Al Nahyan? 6 Things To Know About The Abu Dhabi Royal - Grazia USA
    Source: Grazia USA | Published on: May 24, 2024
  • Cicadas and tinnitus: Here's what you need to know - Beckman Institute
    Source: Beckman Institute | Published on: May 20, 2024
  • Fatima scene installed at IHM convent - Catholic Diocese of Wichita
    Source: Catholic Diocese of Wichita | Published on: May 17, 2024
  • Fulbright scholar Sara Fatima hopes to make a difference through science - News at OU
    Source: News at OU | Published on: May 16, 2024
  • Words from the Heart: The homily of Cardinal Omella at Fátima - Where Peter Is
    Source: Where Peter Is | Published on: May 14, 2024
  • Hundreds of thousands descend on Portugal's Fátima to pray for peace - Fall River Herald News
    Source: Fall River Herald News | Published on: May 13, 2024
  • May 13: Our Lady of Fatima – Catholic Telegraph - The Catholic Telegraph
    Source: The Catholic Telegraph | Published on: May 13, 2024
  • Feast of Our Lady of Fatima - Angelus News
    Source: Angelus News | Published on: May 13, 2024
  • Monday of the Seventh Week of Easter; Optional Memorial of Our Lady of Fatima - May 13, 2024 - Liturgical Calendar - Catholic Culture
    Source: Catholic Culture | Published on: May 13, 2024
  • What Our Lady of the Fatima Taught Us About the Rosary - National Catholic Register
    Source: National Catholic Register | Published on: May 12, 2024

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yarimaMar 11, 2017

she is my fiance

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