- the seventh month of the Muslim calendar.
Compare Muslim calendar.
Origin of Rajab
Borrowed into English from Arabic around 1760–70
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Examples from the Web for rajab
On Wednesday the 29th of Rajab we rode out to over-run them.
Muarram, Rajab, l-qada (as also l-ijja) are honoured months.
Perhaps he thought that his friend Rajab Ali might have consulted him before sending a new and untried spy into the city.Barclay of the Guides
- the seventh month of the Muslim year