Habakkuk

noun Ha·bak·kuk \ ˈha-bə-ˌkək , hə-ˈba-kək \

Definition of Habakkuk

1 : a Hebrew prophet of seventh century b.c. Judah who prophesied an imminent Chaldean invasion
2 : a prophetic book of canonical Jewish and Christian Scripture — see Bible Table

Origin and Etymology of habakkuk

Hebrew Ḥăbhaqqūq


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