Aggeus

noun
1. a Hebrew minor prophet
Syn: ↑Haggai
Instance Hypernyms: ↑prophet
2. an Old Testament book telling the prophecies of Haggai which are concerned mainly with rebuilding the temples after the Babylonian Captivity
Syn: ↑Haggai, ↑Book of Haggai
Instance Hypernyms: ↑book
Part Holonyms: ↑Prophets, ↑Nebiim, ↑Old Testament

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/euh gee"euhs/, n. Douay Bible.
Haggai.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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