Fatima
Origin/Usage
Arabic
Pronunciation
FAH-tee-mah
Meaning
One who abstains
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Fatima originates in Arabic language and means "one who abstains". It is a very popular feminine given name among Muslims and also Roman Catholics, due to the name of a religious city Fatima in Portugal.

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