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PILGRIMAGE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does pilgrimage mean? 

PILGRIMAGE (noun)
  The noun PILGRIMAGE has 1 sense:

1. a journey to a sacred place

  Familiarity information: PILGRIMAGE used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PILGRIMAGE (noun)


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Meaning:

A journey to a sacred place

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Synonyms:

pilgrim's journey; pilgrimage

Hypernyms ("pilgrimage" is a kind of...):

journey; journeying (the act of traveling from one place to another)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "pilgrimage"):

hadj; haj; hajj (the fifth pillar of Islam is a pilgrimage to Mecca during the month of Dhu al-Qadah; at least once in a lifetime a Muslim is expected to make a religious journey to Mecca and the Kaaba)


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