[hi-jahy-ruh, hej-er-uh] /hɪˈdʒaɪ rə, ˈhɛdʒ ər ə/
(lowercase). Also, hejira. any flight or journey to a more desirable or congenial place.
the departure of Mohammed from Mecca to Medina in 622 ad; the starting point of the Muslim era
the Muslim era itself See also AH
(often not capital) an emigration escape or flight
1580s, the flight of Muhammad from Mecca to Medina (July 16, 622 C.E.), from which event the Islamic calendar reckons, from Medieval Latin hegira, from Arabic hijrah “departure,” from hajara “to depart.”
[hi-gyoo-muh n] /hɪˈgyu mən/ noun, Eastern Church. 1. the head of a monastery. /hɪˈɡjuːmɛn/ noun 1. the head of a monastery of the Eastern Church
[hey] /heɪ/ noun 1. 2 . [hey] /heɪ/ noun 1. the fifth letter of the Hebrew alphabet. 2. any of the sounds represented by this letter. /heɪ/ interjection 1. an exclamation of surprise or inquiry /hɛ/ interjection 1. an indication of sly amusement, used esp in electronic communication /hiː; unstressed iː/ pronoun (subjective) 1. refers […]
noun 1. any of various rounded, usually spiny cacti of the genus Echinocereus, of the southwestern U.S. and Mexico, having bell-shaped flowers that close at night.
[hey] /heɪ/ noun 1. 2 . [hey] /heɪ/ noun 1. the fifth letter of the Hebrew alphabet. 2. any of the sounds represented by this letter. /hiː; unstressed iː/ pronoun (subjective) 1. refers to a male person or animal: he looks interesting, he’s a fine stallion 2. refers to an indefinite antecedent such as one, […]