حج

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Arabic[edit]

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Etymology 1[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).

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

  1. to overcome, defeat (with arguments, evidence, etc.)
  2. to convince
  3. to make the pilgrimage to Mecca, to perform the hajj
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Arabic Wikipedia has an article on:
حج
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حَجّ (ḥajjm (plural حِجَج (ḥijaj))

  1. verbal noun of حَجَّ (ḥajja) (form I)
  2. (Islam) hajj, pilgrimage
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

حُجّ (ḥujjm pl

  1. plural of حَاجّ (ḥājj)

Egyptian Arabic[edit]

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Verb[edit]

حج (ħagg) (perfect, imperfect يحج (yiħigg), Verb form I)

  1. to make a pilgrimage to mecca

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Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic حَجّ (ḥajj).

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حج (hacc)

  1. (Islam) hajj, pilgrimage to Mecca

Persian[edit]

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حج
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic حَجّ (ḥajj).

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Dari حج
Iranian Persian حج
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]

Borrowed from Arabic حَجّ (ḥajj).

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حج (hajjm (Hindi spelling हज्ज)

  1. (Islam) hajj, pilgrimage to Mecca