Haggai

noun
Hag·gai | \ˈha-gē-ˌī, ˈha-ˌgī \

Definition of Haggai 

1 : a Hebrew prophet who flourished about 500 b.c. and who advocated that the Temple in Jerusalem be rebuilt

2 : a prophetic book of canonical Jewish and Christian Scriptures — see Bible Table

First Known Use of Haggai

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Haggai

Hebrew Ḥaggai

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