Complete Definition of "hajj"

English

Alternative spellings
hadj
haj

Etymology
Arabic ARchar|حج (ħajj, pilgrimage) < ARchar|حج (ħajja, to overcome).

Noun
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hajj

  1. Islam The pilgrimage to Mecca made by pious Muslims; one of the five pillars

Quotations
1855: The word Hajj is explained by Moslem divines to mean âKasd,â or aspiration, and to express manâs sentiment that he is but a wayfarer on earth wending towards another and a nobler world. &mdash; Sir Richard Francis Burton, Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah, 1855, Appendix I.

Derived terms
Hajji
muhajir

Translations

Arabic: Arab|حج (ħajj) m
Bosnian: hadž m, hadžiluk m
Chinese: æ覲, æè§ (cháojìn)
Croatian: hadž m, hadžiluk m
Czech: hadždž m
Danish: hadj g|Danish
Dhivehi: ÞÞ¦ÞÞ°ÞÞª
Dutch: hadj m
Esperanto: haÄo
Estonian: hadž
Finnish: hadž
French: hajj m
German: Haddsch, Hadsch, Hadj m
Hebrew: ××׳ m
Hindi: हà¤à¥à¤ (hajj) m
Icelandic: hadsjí n
Indonesian: haji
Interlingua: hadj
Italian: hajj m
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Japanese: ãã㸠(hajji)
Lithuanian: hadžas g|Lithuanian
Macedonian: ÑÐ°Ñ (hadž) m
Malay: haji
Norwegian: hajj g|Norwegian italbrac|Bokmål, hadj g|Norwegian italbrac|Nynorsk
Persian: FAchar|حج (hajj)
Portuguese: hajj m, hadj m
Russian: Ñадж (xadž) m
Serbian:
:Cyrillic: ÑаÑ#Serbian|ÑÐ°Ñ m, ÑаÑилÑк m
:Roman: hadž#Serbian|hadž m, hadžiluk m
Slovene: hadž m
Spanish: hajj m
Swedish: hajj c
Thai: THchar|ฮัà¸à¸à¹ (hát)
Turkish: hac, hacılık
Urdu: URchar|حج (hajj) m
Welsh: hajj g|Welsh
Uyghur: Hej

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