fatima fatima  /ˈfæ θɪ mə/


  • (n) youngest daughter of the prophet Mohammed and wife of the fourth calif Ali; revered especially by Shiite Muslims (606-632)


  1. Where the wild things are

    From left, Cynthia Rohrbach with the Swan Conservation Trust, Ronald Moore, 5, and Fatima Garcia, 6, both members of the Boys and Girls Club, examine one of the critters found in a sampling of water taken from Bear Creek Tuesday.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Columbia Daily Herald

  2. Coaches name all-state baseball teams

    The Fatima Comets concluded their season with a Class 3 state baseball championship two weeks ago. This week a trio picked up all-state honors.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Jefferson City News Tribune


  1. "I can now reveal that the Holy Father was wounded. When we got back to the room (in the Fatima sanctuary complex) there was blood," Dziwisz says in the documentary.
    on Oct 15, 2008 By: Stanislaw Dziwisz Source: Reuters

  2. "I have come to Fatima to pray, in union with Mary and so many pilgrims, for our human family, afflicted as it is by various ills and sufferings," Benedict told the crowd.
    on May 13, 2010 By: Pope Benedict XVI Source: BBC News

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