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ʻĪd al-Aḍḥā fiction


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    • ʻĪd al-Aḍḥā fiction
  • Variants

    • Eid al-Adha fiction
    • Eid fiction
    • Eid ul-Adha fiction
    • ʻĪd al-Kabīr fiction
    • ʻĪd al-Naḥr fiction
    • ʻĪd al-Qurbān fiction
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    • found: Work cat.: Mobin-Uddin, Asma. The best Eid ever, 2007:(subj. hdgs.: ʻĪd al-Aḍḥā--Juvenile fiction. Fasts and feasts--Islam--Juvenile fiction.) bk. jkt. (Eid, the biggest holiday of the Muslim year) author's notes p. (Eid al-Adha, the holiday in this story, is a celebration that occurs at the end of the Hajj pilgrimage; lesson of the holiday is that people should love God more than anything else in their lives)
    • found: 2018946151: Oxley, Jennifer. The Eid al-Adha adventure, 2018.
    • found: 2013404171: Ülker, Munise. The most pleasant festival of sacrifice : Little Batul's Eid celebration, 2013.
    • found: Dictionary.com, Oct. 5, 2018(Eid al-Adha, or Eid ul-Adha, ʾId al-Adha: a major festival of Islam, beginning on the tenth day of the last month of the calendar and lasting for four days, usually characterized by the sacrificing of a sheep, whose flesh is divided among relatives and friends in memory of the ransom of Ishmael with a ram)
    • found: Collins English dictionary online, Oct. 5, 2018(Eid-ul-Adha: an annual Muslim festival marking the end of the pilgrimage to Mecca. Animals are sacrificed and their meat shared among poor people)
    • found: LCSH, Oct. 5, 2018(ʻĪd al-Aḍḥā. UF Eid al-Adha; Feast of Sacrifice (Islam); Great Festival (Islam); ʻĪd al-Kabīr; ʻĪd al-Naḥr; ʻĪd al-Qurbān; Major Festival (Islam); Sacrifice, Feast of (Islam); Sacrificial Feast (Islam). BT Fasts and feasts--Islam)
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