Sentence Examples

  • Travelers to the Chicago World's Fair were eager to see dancers such as Fatima (also known as "Little Egypt").
  • His descendants by Fatima are known as the Fatimites (q.v.; see also Egypt: History, Mahommedan period).
  • He was believed to have descended in direct line from Ali by his wife Fatima, the daughter of the Prophet Mahomet.
  • SAYAD, a descendant of Ali, the son-in-law of Mahomet, by Fatima, Mahomet's daughter.
  • The hereditary principle had not been recognized by Islam in the cases of Abu Bekr, Omar and Othman; it had had some influence upon the choice of Ali, the husband of Fatima and the cousin of the Prophet.