Dhu'l-Qadah

noun
Dhu'l-Qa·​dah | \ ˌdül-ˈkä-(ˌ)dä How to pronounce Dhu'l-Qadah (audio) , ˌt͟hül- \

Definition of Dhu'l-Qadah

: the 11th month of the Islamic year — see Months of the Principal Calendars Table

First Known Use of Dhu'l-Qadah

circa 1771, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Dhu'l-Qadah

Arabic Dhū-al-qaʽda, literally, the one of the sitting

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“Dhu'l-Qadah.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Dhu%27l-Qadah. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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