Type Settlement
Scripts Медина(Serbian)
Pronounced Pron. mə-DEE-nə(English)
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Meaning & History

Form of Arabic المدينة (al-Madinah) meaning "the city". This is the name of a city in Saudi Arabia, considered a holy site in Islam because the Prophet Muhammad was based there for a period.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesMadinah(Arabic) Médine(French) Medyna(Polish)
Entry updated April 5, 2022