Definition of Eid al-Adha in English:

Eid al-Adha

(also Eid ul-Adha, Id al-Adha)

noun

  • The Muslim festival marking the culmination of the annual pilgrimage to Mecca and commemorating the sacrifice of Abraham.

Origin

From Persian īd-i aẓḥā and Arabic ῾īd al-aḍḥā ‘feast of sacrifice’ see Eid.

Pronunciation

Eid al-Adha

/iːd @lˈʌdhə/