a·zan or a·zaan (ä-zän) or a·dhan (ä-thän)
The Muslim summons to prayer, called by the muezzin from a minaret of a mosque five times a day.
[Arabic 'aḏān, from 'aḏḏana, to call to prayer, derived stem of 'aḏina, to listen, from 'uḏn, ear; see ʾḏn in the Appendix of Semitic roots.]
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