Some common feminine Arabic names are Aisha, meaning ���lively,��� Amina, meaning ���honest,��� Aaliyah, meaning ���exalted,��� and Fatima, meaning ���one who abstains.��� Most of these names have variations in spelling but the meaning does not change.Continue Reading
The name "Aaliyah" is the feminine form of the name "Ali." It means the ���highest social standing��� or ���exalted one.��� Many people spell Aaliyah as ���Aliyah.���
"Aisha��� means ���lively��� or ���one who is alive.��� The name also means ���food,��� ���wheat��� or ���bread��� and is symbolic of the sustenance of life. Prophet Muhammad's third and favorite wife, known as the ���mother of believers," had the name Aisha. She became an important political and religious figure after his death and consequently the name became very popular. ���Aeesha��� is a variation of the name Aisha.
The name ���Amira��� means ���princess��� or ���cultivated one.��� It comes from the name ���Amir��� which means ���prince��� or ���ruler.��� Variations of the name include ���Ameara��� and ���Amearah.���
���Amina��� means ���truthful��� or ���honest.��� It is the feminine form of ���Amin,��� which means ���faithful,��� ���truthful��� and ���trustworthy.��� Prophet Muhammad���s mother had the name Amina. ���Aamena��� and ���Aamina��� are variants of the name.
���Fatima��� means ���chaste,��� or "one who abstains." The youngest and favorite daughter of Prophet Muhammad had the name Fatima. It is a variant of the Arabic name ���Fateema.���Learn more about Education