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HebrewEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Root
ח־ג־ג

From the root ח־ג־ג . Compare Arabic حَجّ (ḥajj).

NounEdit

חַג (chágm (plural indefinite חַגִּים, singular construct חַג־, plural construct חַגֵּי־) [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  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.

Etymology 2Edit

Root
ח־ו־ג

VerbEdit

חָג (chág) (pa'al construction)

  1. to circle