qibla

or qib·lah

[kib-luh]
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noun Islam.

the point toward which Muslims turn to pray, especially the Kaʿba, or House of God, at Mecca.

Often kib·la, kib·lah.

Origin of qibla

From the Arabic word qiblah
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qibla

noun

a variant of kiblah
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