[ ji-hahd ]

  1. a variant of jihad.

Words Nearby jehad Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use jehad in a sentence

  • jehad—religious war—generally applied to a war entered into from self-interest, as that of the United States against Spain.

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  • The pianist plays The camels are coming, and Mahmoud el Ibrahim, who has been badly jehad, is placed as an alko ran.

  • In matters, however, regarding war and the preparations required for a jehad, it is entirely different.

British Dictionary definitions for jehad


/ (dʒɪˈhæd) /

  1. a variant spelling of jihad

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