Taken as a synonym of friendship. Pratima is a name given to people who are nice to everyone and someone nobody would like to hurt. Pratima's are the best friends of everybody, someone you'd easily share the darkest secrets of your with and still feel good.
Pratima's have the tendency to make everybody around them feel good, warm and happy.
Q. You like her, whyy?
-- Because she's my best-friend and she is nice to me, she is Pratima to me.