Makkah

[ mak-kuh, -kah ]
/ ˈmæk kə, -kɑ /

noun

a variant of Mecca (def. 1).

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Makkah

Makah

/ (ˈmækə, -kɑː) /

noun

transliteration of the Arabic name for Mecca
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