Muharram

noun
Mu·har·ram | \mü-ˈha-rəm \

Definition of Muharram 

1 : the first month of the Islamic year — see Months of the Principal Calendars Table

2 : a Muslim festival held during Muharram

First Known Use of Muharram

circa 1615, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Muharram

Arabic Muḥarram

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