a Muslim who has gone on a pilgrimage to Mecca.
a Christian of the Orthodox church who has visited the Holy Sepulcher at Jerusalem.
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How to use hajji in a sentence
His latest target has been hajji Hassan, a Baluch drug lord who fled Iran and settled in Turbat in 2000.The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan | Umar Farooq | December 29, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Our escort, hajji Zalwar Khan, is the chief elder in charge of the valley council.
We first met hajji Zalwar Khan over tea and lunch in the Pech Valley in a house clinging to a cliff high above the valley floor.
hajji Zalwar Khan motions for us to get in the back of the truck while he climbs in front.
hajji Mari defended the killings in an interview last weekend with The Daily Telegraph.
The hajji had refused to watch the horses when his turn came, and the caravan bashi had therefore thrashed him.
Our hajji, the only one of the Mohammedans who had been in Mecca—had indeed been twice there—was the only rascal in the caravan.
We had scarcely set up our camp when the discharged hajji and his two companions came up and salaamed.
Robert remained responsible for my heavy baggage until he had deposited it in the house of the hajji Nazer Shah.
“hajji Baba, one of my servants,” answered Abdul Kerim, without moving a muscle.
British Dictionary definitions for hajji
a Muslim who has made a pilgrimage to Mecca: also used as a title
a Christian of the Greek Orthodox or Armenian Churches who has visited Jerusalem
- hajjah, fem n
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