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Bairam

[bahy-rahm, bahy-rahm]
noun
  1. ʾId al-Adha.
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Origin of Bairam

1590–1600; < Turkish bayram literally, holiday, festival, probably ultimately < Persian
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Bairam

noun
  1. either of two Muslim festivals, one (Lesser Bairam) falling at the end of Ramadan, the other (Greater Bairam) 70 days later at the end of the Islamic year
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Word Origin

from Turkish bayrām
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