Habakkuk

Habakkuk

[huh-bak-uhk, hab-uh-kuhk, -kook]
noun
1.
a Minor Prophet of the 7th century b.c.
2.
a book of the Bible bearing his name. Abbreviation: Hab.
Also, Douay Bible, Habacuc.
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Habakkuk (ˈhæbəkək)
 
n
1.  a Hebrew prophet
2.  the book containing his oracles and canticle

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Habakkuk definition


embrace, the eighth of the twelve minor prophets. Of his personal history we have no reliable information. He was probably a member of the Levitical choir. He was contemporary with Jeremiah and Zephaniah.

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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