Word of the Day – Mar. 17 – Hegira

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Noun: Hegira  (hih-JYE-ruh)

Definition: A journey especially undertaken to escape from dangerous or undesirable situations: exodus.

Sample sentence:  Many slaves made a hegira from the south to the north by way of the underground railroad.

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