Dhu'l-Hijja
noun Etymology: Arabic Dhū-al-ḥijja, literally, the one of the pilgrimage Date: circa 1771 the 12th month of the Islamic year — see month table

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • dhu'l-hijja — dhu l hij·ja …   English syllables

  • 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

  • Dhu'l-Hijja — /ðul ˈhɛdʒə/ (say dhoohl hejuh) noun (in the Islamic calendar) the twelfth month of the year …   Australian English dictionary

  • Dhu al-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 Hijja, ↑Dhu l Hijjah, ↑Dhu al Hijjah • Hypernyms: ↑Islamic calendar month • Part Holonyms: ↑Islami …   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 '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 — 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

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