Hafsa (name)

Hafsa or Hafsah (Arabic: حفصة; which is very often confused with Hafza and Hafiza, but all three of them are different names) is an Arabic female given name.[1][2] It originated from Hafsa, the fourth wife of the Islamic prophet Muhammad and daughter of second Muslim caliph Umar. It is popular name among Sunni Muslims.

Hafsa or Hafsah
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PronunciationArabic: [ħaːfsˤa]
Meaninghas multiple meanings
Other names
Related namesHafza, Hafiza



  1. ^ "Origin & Meaning of the Name Hafsa". WeddingVendors.com. Retrieved 29 July 2018.
  2. ^ "Hafsa - حفصة". nameArabic.com. Archived from the original on 29 July 2018. Retrieved 29 July 2018.