This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word caaba
Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
(Islam) a black stone building in Mecca that is shaped like a cube and that is the most sacred Muslim pilgrim shrine; believed to have been given by Gabriel to Abraham; Muslims turn in its direction when praying
WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
The small and nearly cubical stone building, holiest place of Islam, that all Muslims face when praying.
Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
the small and nearly cubical stone building, toward which all Mohammedans must pray
Origin: [Ar. ka'bah, lit., a square building, fr. ka'b cube.]