Gender Masculine
Usage Biblical
Scripts חֲבַקּוּק(Ancient Hebrew)
Pronounced Pron. HAB-ə-kək(English) hə-BAK-ək(English)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

From the Hebrew name חֲבַקּוּק (Chavaqquq), perhaps meaning "embrace" from the root חָבַק (chavaq). In the Old Testament this is one of the twelve minor prophets, the author of the Book of Habakkuk.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesHabacuc(Biblical French) Ambakoum(Biblical Greek) Chavaqquq(Biblical Hebrew) Abacuc, Habacuc(Biblical Latin) Habacuc(Biblical Spanish)

People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   natural   wholesome   strong   rough   strange   complex   serious  


Entry updated November 16, 2019