Fatima

[ fat-uh-muh, fah-tee-mah ]

noun
  1. a.d. 606?–632, daughter of Muhammad and wife of Ali.

  2. the seventh and last wife of Bluebeard, popularly a symbol for feminine curiosity.

  1. a female given name.

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Other definitions for Fátima (2 of 2)

Fátima
[ fah-ti-muh ]

noun
  1. a village in central Portugal, N of Lisbon: Roman Catholic shrine.

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British Dictionary definitions for Fatima (1 of 2)

Fatima

/ (ˈfætɪmə) /


noun
  1. ?606–632 ad daughter of Mohammed; wife of Ali

British Dictionary definitions for Fátima (2 of 2)

Fátima

/ (Portuguese ˈfatimə) /


noun
  1. a village in central Portugal: Roman Catholic shrine and pilgrimage centre

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