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GenderMasculine
Scriptsחַגַּי Ancient Hebrew
PronouncedPron.HAG-ee-ie English
HA-gie English
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Meaning & History

Means "festive" in Hebrew, from the root חָגַג (chagag). This is one of the twelve minor prophets of the Old Testament. He was the author of the Book of Haggai, which urges the exiles returning from Babylonia to rebuild the temple in Jerusalem.
Feminine FormHaggith
Other Languages & CulturesChaggai Biblical Hebrew

Categories

biblical, books of the Bible, minor prophets of the Old Testament
Entry updated May 31, 2018