haj

Definitions of haj
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n the fifth pillar of Islam is a pilgrimage to Mecca during the month of Dhu al-Hijja; at least once in a lifetime a Muslim is expected to make a religious journey to Mecca and the Kaaba

Synonyms:
hadj, hajj
Type of:
pilgrim's journey, pilgrimage
a journey to a sacred place
pillar of Islam
(Islam) one of the five religious obligations accepted by all Muslims

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