Rajab
noun Etymology: Arabic Date: circa 1771 the seventh month of the Islamic year — see month table

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  • Rajab — (Arabic: ar. رجب) is the seventh month of the Islamic calendar. The lexical definition of Rajaba is to respect , which is where the word Rajab has been derived from.This month was regarded as one of the sacred months in which battles were… …   Wikipedia

  • Rajab — (arabe : رجب ) est le septième mois du calendrier musulman. Le nom vient de Rajaba qui signifie respecter. C est l un des quatre mois sacrés de l islam avec Mouharram, Dhou al Qi da et Dhou al Hijja. Le 27 du mois, Isra et Miraj est… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Rajab — (Chronol.), so v.w. Redscheb …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Rajab — /reuh jab /, n. the seventh month of the Muslim calendar. Cf. Muslim calendar. [1760 70; < Ar] * * * …   Universalium

  • Rajab — noun the seventh month of the Islamic calendar …   Wiktionary

  • Rajab — Provenance. Prénom d origine arabe. Nom du 7ème mois du calendrier islamique qui marque l ascension du Prophète au Ciel. Histoire. Depuis maintenant quatorze siècles, la plupart des musulmans, de par le monde, qu ils soient asiatiques, africains …   Dictionnaire des prénoms français, arabes et bretons

  • rajab — ra·jab …   English syllables

  • Rajab — Ra•jab [[t]rəˈdʒæb[/t]] n. ear the seventh month of the Islamic calendar • Etymology: 1760–70; < Ar …   From formal English to slang

  • Rajab — /rəˈdʒæb/ (say ruh jab) noun (in the Islamic calendar) the seventh month of the year. {Arabic} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Rajab — noun the seventh month of the Islamic calendar • Hypernyms: ↑Islamic calendar month • Part Holonyms: ↑Islamic calendar, ↑Muhammadan calendar, ↑Mohammedan calendar, ↑Moslem calendar, ↑Muslim calendar * * * …   Useful english dictionary

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