See also: חג׳

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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
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