Caaba - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈkɑːbə|
Brit.  |ˈkɑːəbə|

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 (syn: caaba, kaaba)
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