Eid-al-fitr meaning

ēd əl-fĭtər
A festival that ends the fast of Ramadan.
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(Islam) The religious celebration at the end of Ramadan, on the first day of the tenth month of the Muslim lunar calendar.
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Origin of eid-al-fitr

  • Arabic ‘Īd al-Fiṭr Feast of Breaking the Fast ‘īd feast Eid al- the fiṭr breaking the fast (from faṭara to split, break, break the fast pṭr in Semitic roots)

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Arabic عيد الفطر (Ê¿Ä«d al-fiá¹­r).

    From Wiktionary