Arabic ḥajjfromḥajjato perform the annual Meccan pilgrimageḥgg in Semitic roots
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Haj Sentence Examples
The Yemen pilgrim route, known as the Haj el Kabsi, led from Sada through Asir to Tail and Mecca, but it is no longer used.
After an excursion to Mosul and Diarbekr, he made the haj a second time, staying at Mecca three years.
After visiting other parts of the gulf he crossed the breadth of Arabia to Mecca, making the haj for the third time.
To 1 First described by the Turk, Haj j i Khalifa, in the 37th century; first seen by the Swedish traveller Otter in 1736, and first published in 1840 in Ritter's Erdkunde, iii., after a drawing by Major Fischer, made in 1837.