Ramadan

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See also: ramadan and ramadán

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic رَمَضَان(ramaḍān), from اِرْتَمَضَ(irtamaḍa, to be consumed by grief and sorrow).

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  • IPA(key): /ɹæməˈdɑːn/, /ˈɹæmədæn/
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Ramadan ‎(plural Ramadans)

  1. (Islam) The holy ninth month of the Islamic lunar calendar, during which Muslims fast between the break of dawn until sunset; they also refrain from drinking liquids, smoking and having sexual relations.

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Malay[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic رَمَضَان(ramaḍān), from اِرْتَمَضَ(irtamaḍa, to be consumed by grief and sorrow).

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Ramadan ‎(Jawi spelling رمضان)

  1. The ninth month in the Hijri calendar; fasting month.

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Ramadan m

  1. Alternative form of Ramadão