Definition of hajj noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



(also haj) noun
BrE BrE//hædʒ//
; NAmE NAmE//hædʒ//
(also the Hajj) [singular]
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the religious journey to Mecca that all Muslims try to make at least once in their lives Word Originfrom Arabic (al-) ḥajj ‘(the Great) Pilgrimage’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: hajj