Aminah

or A·mi·na

[ah-mee-nuh]
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noun

a female given name: from an Arabic word meaning “honest and faithful.”

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  • Abdullah, Mohammed's father, was married to a woman of noble parentage, named Aminah.

    Oriental Women

    Edward Bagby Pollard

  • Aminah is reported to have been miraculously free from the pangs of childbirth when her son first saw the light.

    Oriental Women

    Edward Bagby Pollard

  • Accompanied by poor Halimah, now recovered from her anguish, he led Mohammad into the presence of Aminah, his mother.

  • Halimah then thought it best to repeat what her husband had said, and Aminah's maternal pride was sorely wounded.

  • As soon as she got to Makkah, she threw herself at Aminah's feet and burst out supplicating as she kissed them.