noun \ˌdül-ˈhi-(ˌ)jä, ˌthül-\

Definition of DHU'L-HIJJA

:  the 12th month of the Islamic year — see month table

Origin of DHU'L-HIJJA

Arabic Dhū-al-ḥijja, literally, the one of the pilgrimage
First Known Use: circa 1771


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