Name: Khadija

Origin and Meaning of the Name Khadija

  • Meaning:
    Born prematurely
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Born prematurely
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (KHAH dee jah); (khah DEE jah)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Khadija)
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Miscellaneous Info for Khadija

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  • Used in:
    African, Arabic, English and Swahili speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    An old Arabic name popular throughout the Muslim world. It was borne most famously by the first wife of Muhammad and the mother of his children. She was a fervent, loyal supporter of Muhammad, and the first convert to Islam.

    Also occurs in Swahili.

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