Definition of hajj
: the pilgrimage to Mecca prescribed as a religious duty for Muslims
Recent Examples of hajj from the Web
MECCA, Saudi Arabia — Technology has changed the way Muslims experience the hajj pilgrimage, a rite required at least once in a lifetime of able-bodied faithful who can afford the trip to Mecca.
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Origin and Etymology of hajj
First Known Use: 1673
HAJJ Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of hajj for English Language Learners
: a journey to Mecca that is a religious duty for Muslims
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