Fatima[fat′i mə, fät′-; fə tē′mə]
The city of Fatima, Portugal.
606?-632; daughter of Mohammed
also Fat·i·mah 606?–632?
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.
A village of west-central Portugal north-northeast of Lisbon. It became a pilgrimage site after the reported appearance of the Virgin Mary to three children in 1917.
Proper nounSee also: Fátima