Dhu'l-Hijjah
Dhuʹl-Hij·jah (do͞ol-hĭjʹä) n.
The 12th month of the year in the Islamic calendar. See table at calendar.
  [Arabic ḏū-l-ḥijja:ḏū, the one of; See ḏ in Semitic Roots + al-, the + ḥijja, pilgrimage; See ḥgg in Semitic Roots.]

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  • Dhu 'l-hijjah — Dhu l hij•jah [[t]dul ˈhɪdʒ ə[/t]] n. ear the 12th month of the Islamic calendar, in leap years containing one extra day • Etymology: 1760–70; < Ar dhū al ḥijjah …   From formal English to slang

  • Dhuʹl-Hijjah — Dhuʹl Hij·jah (do͞ol hĭjʹä) n. The 12th month of the year in the Islamic calendar. See table at calendar.   [Arabic ḏū l ḥijja:ḏū, the one of; See ḏ in Semitic Roots + al , the + ḥijja, pilgrimage; See ḥgg in Semitic Roots.] * * * …   Universalium

  • Dhu 'l-hijjah — /doohl hij euh/ Islam. the twelfth month of the Muslim calendar, in leap year containing one extra day. Also, Dhu l hijja, Zu l hijjah. Cf. Muslim calendar. [1760 70; < Ar dhu al hijjah] * * * …   Universalium

  • Dhu 'l-hijjah — /doohl hij euh/ Islam. the twelfth month of the Muslim calendar, in leap year containing one extra day. Also, Dhu l hijja, Zu l hijjah. Cf. Muslim calendar. [1760 70; < Ar dhu al hijjah] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dhu'l-Hijjah — noun the twelfth month of the Islamic calendar and the season of the hajj; has one extra day in leap years • Syn: ↑Dhu l Hijja, ↑Dhu al Hijja, ↑Dhu al Hijjah • Hypernyms: ↑Islamic calendar month • Part Holonyms: ↑Islamic …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dhu al-Hijjah — noun the twelfth month of the Islamic calendar and the season of the hajj; has one extra day in leap years • Syn: ↑Dhu l Hijja, ↑Dhu l Hijjah, ↑Dhu al Hijja • Hypernyms: ↑Islamic calendar month • Part Holonyms: ↑Islamic …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dhu Al-Hijjah — Dhou al hijja Religion religions abrahamiques : judaïsme · christianisme · islam …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Dhu'l-Hijja — noun the twelfth month of the Islamic calendar and the season of the hajj; has one extra day in leap years • Syn: ↑Dhu l Hijjah, ↑Dhu al Hijja, ↑Dhu al Hijjah • Hypernyms: ↑Islamic calendar month • Part Holonyms: ↑Islami …   Useful english dictionary

  • Zu 'l-hijjah — /zoohl hij ah/. See Dhu l hijjah. * * * …   Universalium

  • Zu 'l-hijjah — /zoohl hij ah/. See Dhu l hijjah …   Useful english dictionary

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