Hejaz

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geographical name He·jaz \he-ˈjaz, hi-\
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Al Ḩijāz

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Definition of Hejaz

  1. region of western Saudi Arabia extending along the Red Sea and bordering on Jordan area 134,600 square miles (348,614 square kilometers), population 1,400,000


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