noun. joint capital (with Riyadh) of Saudi Arabia; located in western Saudi Arabia; as the birthplace of Muhammad it is the holiest city of Islam.
- Saudi Arabia
- Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Words that Rhyme with Mecca
Example sentences of the word mecca
1. Noun, singular or mass
California is often thought to be the mecca for "cool."
Quotes containing the word mecca
1. Faith is universal. Our specific methods for understanding it are arbitrary. Some of us pray to Jesus, some of us go to Mecca, some of us study subatomic particles. In the end we are all just searching for truth, that which is greater than ourselves.
- Dan Brown, Angels & Demons
noun. ['ˈmɛkə'] a place that attracts many visitors.
- topographic point