Bairam

Bairam

[bahy-rahm, bahy-rahm]
noun

Origin:
1590–1600; < Turkish bayram literally, holiday, festival, probably ultimately < Persian

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Bairam (baɪˈræm, ˈbaɪræm)
 
n
either of two Muslim festivals, one (Lesser Bairam) falling at the end of Ramadan, the other (Greater Bairam) 70 days later at the end of the Islamic year
 
[from Turkish bayrām]

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