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hadji


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hadji  \Hadj"i\,  n.  [Ar.  h[=a]j[imac].  See  {Hadj}.] 
  1.  A  Mohammedan  pilgrim  to  Mecca;  --  used  among  Orientals  as 
  a  respectful  salutation  or  a  title  of  honor.  --G.  W. 
  Curtis. 
 
  2.  A  Greek  or  Armenian  who  has  visited  the  holy  sepulcher  at 
  Jerusalem.  --Heyse. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  hadji 
  n  :  a  pilgrim  who  journeys  to  Mecca  [syn:  {hajji},  {haji}] 




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