Associations to the word «Caaba»

Wiktionary

CAABA, proper noun. Alternative spelling of Kaaba

Dictionary definition

CAABA, noun. (Islam) a black stone building in Mecca that is shaped like a cube and that is the most sacred Muslim pilgrim shrine; believed to have been given by Gabriel to Abraham; Muslims turn in its direction when praying.

Wise words

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