- a female given name: from an Arabic word meaning “honest and faithful.”
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Examples from the Web for amina
Amina Alzouma (“Young Girl”) surprised us all with her disturbingly beautiful displays of vulnerability and intensity.Nitehawk Shorts Festival: ‘Brute,’ a Twisted Take on Playing in the Dark
November 28, 2014
On Jan. 1, 2008, teenage sisters Amina and Sarah Said were shot to death by their father in their hometown of Lewisville, Texas.
But then we found Amina and Sarah and we thought, wow, this is a story all its own.
Amina forged relationships with these women, visiting their homes and listening as they shared their concerns.Amid Unrest, Afghan Women Push For Role in Peace Process
October 17, 2014
I fear Amina has brought the cause of Tunisian women backward rather than forward.Can Bare Breasts Save Tunisia?
Janine di Giovanni
March 30, 2013
Two of these ladies bore the pretty names of Inda and Amina.The Expedition to Borneo of H.M.S. Dido
But the Kaffir must do some work, Amina; he cannot have his food for nothing.
"I do not think he has gone away to make a change in masters," Amina said.
Amina was baking some bread over the embers in the middle of the tent.
The sheik turned to his wife: "Fetch out that Kaffir gun, Amina."