חג

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See also: חג׳

Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Root
ח־ג־ג

Compare Arabic حَجّ(ḥajj).

Noun[edit]

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

  1. holiday (day on which a festival or celebration is observed)
  2. (Judaism) any of Passover, Shavuot, Sukkot, or Shemini Atzeret
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Proper noun[edit]

הֶחָג (hekhág)

  1. (definite, archaic, Judaism) Tabernacles

Etymology 2[edit]

Root
ח־ו־ג

Verb[edit]

חָג (chág) (pa'al construction)

  1. to circle
Conjugation[edit]