how to pronounce hajj


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the above transcription of hajj is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

hajj is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of hajj in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… being in the Hajj elbow-to-elbow going …”

meanings of hajj


  1. The pilgrimage to Mecca made by pious Muslims; one of the five pillars of Islam.

hajj frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word hajj occurs in english on average 0.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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