[mak-kuh, -kah]

noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Historical Examples of makkah

  • Abdullah was considered to be the handsomest youth in Makkah.

  • I have everything to fear from them, because there is no longer any member of my family in Makkah.

  • The inhabitants of Makkah could not console themselves for the defeat at Badr.

  • Full of apprehension, he mounted his camel and went back on the road to Makkah.

  • When his crime was discovered, he fled to Makkah and reverted to idol-worship.

British Dictionary definitions for makkah




transliteration of the Arabic name for Mecca
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