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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fat-uh-mid]
    • /ˈfæt ə mɪd/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fat-uh-mid]
    • /ˈfæt ə mɪd/

Definitions of fatimid word

  • noun fatimid any caliph of the North African dynasty, 909–1171, claiming descent from Fatima and Ali. 1
  • noun fatimid any descendant of Fatima and Ali. 1
  • noun fatimid a member of the Muslim dynasty, descended from Fatima, daughter of Mohammed, and Ali, her husband, that ruled over North Africa and parts of Egypt and Syria (909–1171) 0
  • noun fatimid a descendant of Fatima and Ali 0
  • adjective fatimid descended from Mohammed's daughter, Fatima 0
  • adjective fatimid designating or of a dynasty of Muslim rulers, descended from Fatima and Ali, that ruled over Egyptian Islam and parts of N Africa (909-1171) 0

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Origin of fatimid

First appearance:

before 1720
One of the 49% newest English words
First recorded in 1720-30

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fatimid popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 80% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
According to our data about 58% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

fatimid usage trend in Literature

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Top questions with fatimid

  • what was the fatimid capital?

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