fem. proper name, from Late Latin, from Greek Tabitha, from Aramaic tabhyetha, emphatic of tabhya "gazelle," which is related to Hebrew tzebhi (fem. tzebhiyyah), Arabic zaby.
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Contemporary Examples of tabitha
And she was bringing her daughters, 6-year-old Kayla and 3-year-old Tabitha Rose.Timothy Vafeades, the Vampire Trucker, Shames the Undead
December 12, 2013
In January shoe designer Tabitha Simmons told Vogue, “I feel that when your shoe is big and clunky, you can look a bit heavier.”Time to Abandon the Platform Heel
Misty White Sidell
June 20, 2013
Tabitha Simmons, a former stylist and wife of photographer Craig McDean, was a runner-up with her fanciful footwear.CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Celebrates 2012 Award Winners
November 14, 2012
You and Matthew had Loretta and Tabitha through a surrogate.
So how are the twins, Marion—as James Wilkie calls her—and Tabitha?
Historical Examples of tabitha
Miriam was curled on the rug with a book, an apple, and Tabitha the cat.The Long Roll
"But experienced in spite of youth," Tabitha gayly retorted.
"And besides, nothing is going to happen in two weeks," continued Tabitha.
"But they will cool quicker in the open air," explained Tabitha.
"But Tabitha mightn't like it," suggested Irene in troubled tones.