Meaning:To abstain; One who weans children
Fatmah is a feminine name of Arabic origin. Coming from the name Fatima and Fatma, it can translate to “one who weans children” and can make for a memorable choice to encourage your little one’s caring, compassionate side from the very start. Fatmah can also mean “to abstain,” and can help you teach baby to avoid things that may not be the best for them. In the Islamic faith, Fatmah has connections to Fatima, one of the prophet Muhammad’s daughters who was best known for her compassion and generosity. If you want a name that helps you share your faith with baby, Fatmah can make for a lovely choice.
  • Name Doctor, Fatma

  • Behind the Name, Fatma

  • Behind the Name, Fatima, December 2022

  • Online Etymology Dictionary, Fatimid, September 2017

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