from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Fatima 616?-633. Daughter of the Islamic prophet Muhammad. She married Ali, among the first to embrace Islam, and is regarded by Muslims as one of the Four Perfect Women.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A daughter of the prophet Muhammad, the wife of Ali.
  • proper n. A female given name used by Muslims.


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