an annual Muslim festival marking the beginning of the Muslim year. It commemorates Mohammed’s move from Mecca to Medina and involves the exchange of gifts and the telling of stories about Mohammed See also Hegira
- Al hudaydah
a city in W Yemen, on the Red Sea.
- Al hufuf
. noun a town in E Saudi Arabia: a trading centre with nearby oilfields and oases. Pop: 331 000 (2005 est)
Arabic name of .