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Aminah

or Amina

[ah-mee-nuh] /ɑˈmi nə/
noun
1.
a female given name: from an Arabic word meaning “honest and faithful.”.
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  • Aminah made the nurse acquainted with the marvellous events that had happened during her pregnancy and lying-in.

    The Life of Mohammad Etienne Dinet
  • Abdullah, Mohammed's father, was married to a woman of noble parentage, named Aminah.

    Oriental Women Edward Bagby Pollard
  • Not being deceived by her explanations, Aminah continued: 'Thou dost hide from me the true motive of thy return.

    The Life of Mohammad Etienne Dinet
  • Aminah is reported to have been miraculously free from the pangs of childbirth when her son first saw the light.

    Oriental Women Edward Bagby Pollard
  • As soon as she got to Makkah, she threw herself at Aminah's feet and burst out supplicating as she kissed them.

    The Life of Mohammad Etienne Dinet
  • Accompanied by poor Halimah, now recovered from her anguish, he led Mohammad into the presence of Aminah, his mother.

    The Life of Mohammad Etienne Dinet
  • Halimah then thought it best to repeat what her husband had said, and Aminah's maternal pride was sorely wounded.

    The Life of Mohammad Etienne Dinet

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