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What does the name Sheema mean? Is it an Arabic or Islamic name and can we use it to name our newborn daughter?

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  1. Sheema Hijab on Saturday 2nd of August 2014 09:14:53 PM

    The Name Sheema is also pronounced as Shai’ma or Shaima . It was the name of the daughter of Prophet Muhammad’s (pbuh) wet nurse Bibi Halema. When they grew into adults Muhammad pbuh recognised her by the bite mark he had given to her as a child .She converted to islam before her death.

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