Fatima was first used in the Arabic language. Meaning "captivating" or "a woman who abstains," the name is shared by a daughter of the prophet Muhammad. Fatima is also used by Roman Catholics who use the name in honor of Our Lady of Fatima, which is in reference to the Virgin Mary. The name has been consistently in the top 300 names for girls in the United State for over a decade.
Similar Names: Fatimah, Fatia
Famous Fatima Names: Fatima Ptacek (voice actress), Fatima Lopes (fashion desiger)