azan

[ah-zahn]
noun
(in Islamic countries) the call to prayer proclaimed five times a day by the muezzin.

Origin:
1850–55; < Arabic adhān invitation. See muezzin

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azan (ɑːˈzɑːn)
 
n
Islam the call to prayer five times a day, usually by a muezzin from a minaret
 
[from Arabic adhān, from adhina to proclaim, invite; see muezzin]

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