alhaja

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See also: alhajá

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Andalusian Arabic, from Arabic حَاجَة(ḥāja, necessary thing; valuable thing) or حِلْيَة(ḥilya, ornament).

Noun[edit]

alhaja f (plural alhajas)

  1. jewel; gem
    Synonym: joya
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

alhaja

  1. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of alhajar.
  2. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of alhajar.

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