The Hegira or Hijrah (Arabic: هِجْرَة), an aa romanised as Hijra an Hejira, is the migration or jurney o the Islamic prophet Muhammad an his follaers frae Mecca tae Yathrib, later renamed bi him tae Medina, in the year 622 CE.
|Date||Fuirsday 17 Juin — Fryday 2 July 622 Julian calendar|
|An aa kent as||The Flicht o Muhammad; The Migration; Hijrah; Hijra|
|Pairteecipants||Muhammad an his follaers|
|Ootcome||Renaming Yathrib as "the Ceety (o the Prophet)" (Medina); |
Enmity atween the Aus tribe an Khazraj tribes endit;
Muhammad made poleetical leader an unitit the new Muslims