Khadija - Meaning of Khadija
[ 3 syll. (k)ha-di-ja, kh-ad-ija ] The baby girl name Khadija is pronounced as K-aa-DIY-JHaa- or K-AA-Diy-JHaa- †. Khadija is an African, Arabic, English, and Swahili name of Arabic origin. It is derived literally from the word 'khadija' which is of the meaning premature child. The name is most famous from the first wife of the prophet Muhammad, although records indicate the use of the name before Islam originated in the 7th century. The name has long been popular within the Islamic community.
The name Kadeaja, the name Kadeeja, the African, Arabic, English, and Swahili Kadija, the African, Arabic, and English Kadijah, the name Kadyja, the name Khadeaja, the name Khadeeja, the Arabic Khadiga, and the name Khadyja are forms of Khadija.
Another form of the name is the Arabic and English spelling variant Khadijah.
Khadija is not widely used as a baby name for girls. It is not in the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Khadija include Kadija, Kadijah, Khadijah, Kadea, Kadeejah, Kadeesha, Kadeija, Kadeja, Kadesha, Kadeshia, Kadesia, Kadessa, Kadiesha, Kadisha, Kadya, Kadyja, Kadysha, Kaitaka, Kathia, and Kathya.
† Pronunciation for Khadija: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; JH as in "joy (JH.OY)"