or He·djaz, He·jaz
- a region in Saudi Arabia bordering on the Red Sea, formerly an independent kingdom: contains the Islamic holy cities of Medina and Mecca. About 150,000 sq. mi. (388,500 sq. km). Capital: Mecca.
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There can be no doubt but that the movement will spread into Palestine, Syria, and Hedjaz.The Life of Gordon, Volume II
Demetrius Charles Boulger
Our objective was the station of Kutrani, on the Hedjaz Railway.The Escaping Club
A. J. Evans
The surrender of all garrisons in Hedjaz, Yemen, Mesopotamia, etc.
Here the money, jewels, and other precious articles of the people of Hedjaz were kept in chests, or suspended on silken ropes.Travels in Arabia
Hedjaz includes all the Arab tribes between the Tigris on the east and Syria on the west.Lest We Forget
John Gilbert Thompson