hagigah

plural noun
ha·​gi·​gah | \ həˈgēgə \
variants: or chagigah \ ḵəˈ-​ \

Definition of hagigah

: the voluntary sacrifices offered with the paschal lamb at the Passover and on other festivals by Jews on their pilgrimages to the temple at Jerusalem

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History and Etymology for hagigah

Hebrew ḥăghīghāh

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“Hagigah.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hagigah. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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