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jehad

[ji-hahd] /dʒɪˈhɑd/
noun
1.
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British Dictionary definitions for jehad

jehad

/dʒɪˈhæd/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of jihad

jihad

/dʒɪˈhæd/
noun
1.
(Islam) a holy war against infidels undertaken by Muslims in defence of the Islamic faith
2.
(Islam) the personal struggle of the individual believer against evil and persecution
3.
(rare) a crusade in support of a cause
Word Origin
C19: from Arabic jihād a conflict
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