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חג

HebrewEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ח־ג־ג

NounEdit

חַג (chágm (plural indefinite form חַגִּים, singular construct form חַג)

  1. A holiday (a day on which a festival or celebration is observed).
  2. (Judaism) Any of Passover, Pentecost, Tabernacles, and Shemini Atzeret.

Usage notesEdit

  • The definite form is הֶחָג (hechág, the holiday).

Derived termsEdit

Proper nounEdit

הֶחָג (hechág)

  1. (definite, archaic, Judaism) Tabernacles.