First Name
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since 1880
Last Name
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Khadija

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Arabic
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Arabic,African
18%
Nigerian
9%

User Submitted Meanings

  • A user from Morocco says the name Khadija is of Arabic,African origin and means "The wife of the prophet Mohamed".
  • A submission from Nigeria says the name Khadija means "Khadija means,one the perfect woman of prophet muhammad,peace be upon him and the dijah is more the a gold and silver" and is of Nigerian origin.
  • According to a user from New York, United States, the name Khadija is of Arabic origin and means "Premature; ahead of everyone else".
  • A user from Minnesota, United States says the name Khadija is of Unknown origin and means "Trustworthy".
  • A submission from Saudi Arabia says the name Khadija means "Wife of prophet ( P.B.U.H )" and is of Arabic origin.

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Wiktionary

arabic

  1. (Islam) the first wife of the prophet Muhammad; the mother of Fatima.
  2. A female given name used by Muslims.

Notable Persons Named Khadija

Khadija was given the name Khadīja bint Khuwaylid by her parent Khuwaylid ibn Asad in 555. Khadija is also known as Khadīja al-Kubra. She died in 620.

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Khadija was born on May 24th, 1893. She left this life on October 27th, 1938.

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Khadija Arib is a politician, civil servant, educator, social worker, and civil service. She was most active from 2016 to present. Khadija was born Khadija Arib on October 10th, 1960 in Morocco.

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Khadija was given the name Khadija Rovshan qizi Ismayilova on May 27th, 1976 in Baku. Khadija is also known as Xədicə.

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She holds the title Executive director of Roots School System, Pakistan; patron of Environment Pakistan, Executive director ofRoots School System, and Pakistan;patronof Environment Pakistan. Khadija was born in 1958 in Pakistan.

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Khadija Mastoor was a writer. Khadija was born on December 11th, 1927 in Bareilly, British India. She passed away on July 25th, 1982.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Khadija

Khadija was given the name Khadīja bint Khuwaylid by her parent Khuwaylid ibn Asad in 555. Khadija is also known as Khadīja al-Kubra. She died in 620.

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Princess was born as the child of Mohammed VI of Morocco and Princess Lalla Salma of Morocco on February 28th, 2007 in Royal Palace, Rabat, Morocco.

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How popular is the baby name Khadija in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1965 5 5 0
1966 6 6 0
1967 11 11 0
1968 8 8 0
1969 8 8 0
1970 13 13 0
1971 18 18 0
1972 10 10 0
1973 18 18 0
1974 24 24 0
1975 22 22 0
1976 27 27 0
1977 32 32 0
1978 24 24 0
1979 27 27 0
1980 29 29 0
1981 18 18 0
1982 35 35 0
1983 27 27 0
1984 30 30 0
1985 30 30 0
1986 44 44 0
1987 77 77 0
1988 41 41 0
1989 48 48 0
1990 73 73 0
1991 66 66 0
1992 63 63 0
1993 125 125 0
1994 146 146 0
1995 77 77 0
1996 80 80 0
1997 59 59 0
1998 73 73 0
1999 64 64 0
2000 68 68 0
2001 81 81 0
2002 72 72 0
2003 105 105 0
2004 88 88 0
2005 99 99 0
2006 107 107 0
2007 92 92 0
2008 117 117 0
2009 133 133 0
2010 114 114 0
2011 104 104 0
2012 134 134 0
2013 135 135 0
2014 163 163 0
2015 177 177 0
2016 177 177 0
2017 168 168 0

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Popularity of Khadija as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Khadija

  • How Popular is the name Khadija? Khadija is the 4,667th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Khadija have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,592 babies born with the first name Khadija in the United States. That's more than enough people named Khadija to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Khadija? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1965 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Khadija first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Khadija is Thursday, December 15th, 1904.
  • What year had the most people named Khadija born? The highest recorded use of the first name Khadija was in 2015 with a total of 177 babies.
  • Random Khadija Factoid: According to the 1993 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Khadija is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1993.
  • Weird things about the name Khadija: Your name in reverse order is Ajidahk. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ijahkda. How do you pronounce that?

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