haji
Hadji Hadj"i (-[i^]), n. [Ar. h[=a]jj[imac]. See {Hadj}.] [Also spelled {hajji} and {haji}.] 1. A Mohammedan who has made a pilgrimage to Mecca; -- used among Orientals as a respectful salutation or a title of honor. --G. W. Curtis. [1913 Webster]

2. A Greek or Armenian who has visited the holy sepulcher at Jerusalem. --Heyse. [1913 Webster]


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  • haji — /haj ee/, n., pl. hajis. hajji. * * * …   Universalium

  • Haji — ISO 639 3 Code : hji ISO 639 2/B Code : ISO 639 2/T Code : ISO 639 1 Code : Scope : Individual Language Type : Living Macrolanguages : Identifier : (ISO 639 3) : msa Macrolanguages : Name : Malay (macrolanguage) Individual languages : Identifier …   Names of Languages ISO 639-3

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