Word Origin for Kaaba
Examples from the Web for kaaba
You can go to the Kaaba and shun Allah, but you cannot be a Congressman and question the omnipotence of the Nehru-Gandhi family.
This is the reason why Mussulmans always perform seven circuits round the Kaaba in a similar manner.
This oath was committed to writing, sealed, and hung up in the Kaaba.Ten Great Religions|James Freeman Clarke
Have I journeyed to his holy city, and kissed the sacred Kaaba for nought?The Circassian Chief|W.H.G. Kingston
In the square whither the Prince next passed, the first object to challenge his attention was the Kaaba itself.The Prince of India, Volume I|Lew. Wallace
He set out, and when he arrived there, he found in the sacred precinct surrounding the Kaaba many fakirs clothed with rags.Mystics and Saints of Islam|Claud Field
Word Origin and History for kaaba
1734, Caaba, cube-shaped building in the Great Mosque of Mecca, containing the Black Stone, from Arabic ka'bah "square house," from ka'b "cube."