or haj·ji also hadj·i
nounpl. haj·is, or haj·jis also hadj·is
- Islam a. One who has made a pilgrimage to Mecca.b. Often used as a form of address for one who has made such a pilgrimage.
- Offensive Slang Used as a disparaging term for an Arab or Muslim.
Origin of hajiPersian hājī from Arabic hājj pilgrim active participle of hajja to perform the Meccan pilgrimage hgg
- Alternative spelling of hajji.