marrakesch “Djemaa el Fna” #cc

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marrakesch “Djemaa el Fna” #cc
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Djemaa el Fna (Arabic: ???? ?????? jâmi? al-fanâ?) is a square and market place in Marrakesh’s medina quarter (old city). The origin of its name remains unknown: it means Assembly of the dead in Arabic, but as the word djemaa also means mosque in Arabic, it could also mean Place of the Vanished Mosque, in reference to a destroyed Almoravid mosque, or it could mean The Mosque of Eternity or The Mosque of Annihilation or perhaps The Mosque at the End of the World.

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