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hajj

noun \ˈhaj\

Simple Definition of hajj

  • : a journey to Mecca that is a religious duty for Muslims

Full Definition of hajj

  1. :  the pilgrimage to Mecca prescribed as a religious duty for Muslims

Variants of hajj

also hadj \ˈhaj\

Origin of hajj

Arabic ḥajj


First Known Use: 1673

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