حج

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Arabic[edit]

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حج
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Etymology[edit]

From ح ج ج(ḥ-j-j). Compare Hebrew חַג(ḥaḡ, feast-day), Classical Syriac ܚܓܐ(ḥaggā, feast), Classical Syriac ܚܳܓ(ḥāgg, to go around), Ge'ez ሕግ (ḥəgg, law), Ge'ez ሐገገ (ḥaggaga, to legislate, to decree). Perhaps related to حَقَّ(ḥaqqa, to be right) and words corresponding to this root in the other Semitic languages, there being for example Hebrew חוק(ḥóqq, law).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

حَجَّ (ḥajja) I, non-past يَحُجُّ‎‎ (yaḥujju)

  1. to overcome, defeat, defend (with arguments, evidence, etc.)
  2. to convince
  3. (religion) to make a pilgrimage
    1. (Islam) to perform the hajj (make a pilgrimage to Mecca according to a specific ritual)
Conjugation[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ħad͡ʒd͡ʒ/
    • (Egyptian) IPA(key): /ħaɡɡ/
    • (Moroccan) IPA(key): /ħaʒʒ/
    • (North Levantine) IPA(key): /ħaʒʒ/

Noun[edit]

Arabic Wikipedia has an article on:
حج
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حَجّ (ḥajjm (usually uncountable)

  1. verbal noun of حَجَّ (ḥajja) (form I)
  2. (religion) pilgrimage
    1. (Islam) hajj (pilgrimage to Mecca according to a specific ritual)
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Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic حَجَّ(ḥajja).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

حج (ḥagg) (perfect, imperfect يحج(yiḥigg), Verb form I)

  1. to make a pilgrimage to mecca

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Moroccan Arabic[edit]

Root
ح ج ج

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ħaʒʒ/
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Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic حَجَّ(ḥajja).

Verb[edit]

حج (ḥagg) (form I, non-past يحُج(yḥujj) or يحَج(yḥajj))

  1. to make a pilgrimage to mecca
Conjugation[edit]
    Conjugation of حج
singular plural
1st person 2nd person 3rd person 1st person 2nd person 3rd person
past m حجّيت(ḥajjīt) حجّيتي(ḥajjīti) حجّ (ḥajj) حجّينا(ḥajjīna) حجّيتوا(ḥajjītu) حجّوا(ḥajju)
f حجّت(ḥajjāt)
non-past m نحجّ(nḥujj) تحجّ(tḥujj) يحجّ(yḥujj) نحجّوا(nḥujju) تحجّوا(tḥujju) يحجّوا(yḥujju)
f تحجّي(tḥujji) تحجّ(tḥujj)
imperative m حجّ (ḥujj) حجّوا(ḥujju)
f حجّي(ḥujji)
    Conjugation of حج
singular plural
1st person 2nd person 3rd person 1st person 2nd person 3rd person
past m حجّيت(ḥajjīt) حجّيتي(ḥajjīti) حجّ (ḥajj) حجّينا(ḥajjīna) حجّيتوا(ḥajjītu) حجّوا(ḥajju)
f حجّت(ḥajjāt)
non-past m نحجّ(nḥajj) تحجّ(tḥajj) يحجّ(yḥajj) نحجّوا(nḥajju) تحجّوا(tḥajju) يحجّوا(yḥajju)
f تحجّي(tḥajji) تحجّ(tḥajj)
imperative m حجّ (ḥajj) حجّوا(ḥajju)
f حجّي(ḥajji)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic حَجّ(ḥajj).

Noun[edit]

حج (ḥajjm (usually uncountable)

  1. (religion) pilgrimage
    1. (Islam) hajj (pilgrimage to Mecca according to a specific ritual)

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic حَجّ(ḥajj).

Noun[edit]

حج (hacc)

  1. (Islam) hajj, pilgrimage to Mecca

Persian[edit]

Persian Wikipedia has an article on:
حج
Wikipedia fa

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic حَجّ(ḥajj).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari Persian حج
Iranian Persian
Tajik ҳаҷҷ (hajj)

حج (hajj)

  1. (Islam) pilgrimage to Mecca, hajj
    • Rumi, Divan-e Shams, ghazal 648
      ای قوم به حج رفته کجایید کجایید
      معشوق همین جاست بیایید بیایید
      O, you people who have performed hajj, where are you? Where are you?
      The beloved is right here, come! Come!

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic حَجّ(ḥajj).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

حج (hajjm (Hindi spelling हज्ज)

  1. (Islam) hajj, pilgrimage to Mecca