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Etymology 1Edit

From Andalusian Arabic, from Arabic حَاجَة(ḥāja, necessary thing; valuable thing) or حِلْيَة(ḥilya, ornament).

NounEdit

alhaja f (plural alhajas)

  1. jewel; gem
    Synonym: joya
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Cebuano: alahas
  • Tagalog: alahas

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

alhaja

  1. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of alhajar.
  2. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of alhajar.

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