Once a dusty desert town, Mecca, in what is now , is today the real Mecca for Muslims. Other than being the foremost place of pilgrimage for Muslims worldwide, it is the cultural capital of the Islamic world and a true melting pot of worldwide Muslims.

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  • Location:  , , ,
  • Population:  1,680,000
  • Latitude:  21° 25' 21.1" (21.4225°) north
  • Longitude:  39° 49' 34.3" (39.8262°) east
  • Elevation:  333 meters (1,093 feet)
  • Wikidata:  Mecca
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Mecca

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Arabic:  مكة Arabic:  مكة المكرمة Aragonese:  A Meca Basque:  Meka Bosnian:  Mekka Bulgarian:  Мека Catalan:  La Meca Croatian:  Meka Czech:  Mekka Danish:  Mekka Dutch:  Mekka Esperanto:  Mekao Esperanto:  Mekko Estonian:  Meka Finnish:  Mekka French:  La Mecque Galician:  A Meca Georgian:  მექა
German:  Mekka Greek:  Μέκκα Hawaiian:  Meka Hebrew:  מכה Icelandic:  Mekka Indonesian:  Mekkah Irish:  Meice Italian:  La Mecca Japanese:  メッカ Korean:  메카 Kurdish:  Meke Lithuanian:  Meka Malay:  Makkah al-Mukarramah Norwegian:  Mekka Norwegian Nynorsk:  Mekka Persian:  مکه Polish:  Mekka Portuguese:  Meca
Russian:  Мекка Serbian:  Мека Serbo-Croatian:  Meka Slovak:  Mekka Slovenian:  Meka Spanish:  La Meca Swedish:  Mecka Thai:  มักกะฮ์ Tibetan:  མ་ཁ། Turkish:  Mekke Urdu:  مکہ Volapük:  Mäkkä Macoraba Makka Makkah Makkah al Mukarramah Makkah al Mukarraman 麥加

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