Definition of Eid in English:

Eid

(also Id)

noun

  • A Muslim festival, in particular Eid al-Fitr or Eid al-Adha.

    • ‘Hye told me the only time he saw Jinnah praying was during the Eid congregations.’
    • ‘Eid is celebrated on the first day of the tenth month on the Islamic calendar.’
    • ‘The second obligation on ' Eid day is to perform the ' Eid prayer.’
    • ‘He used to walk upto the place of Eid prayer.’

Origin

From Arabic ‘īd ‘feast’, from Aramaic.

Pronunciation

Eid

/ēd/