Definitions for hagiographaˌhæg iˈɒg rə fə, ˌheɪ dʒi-

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word hagiographa

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Hagiographa, Ketubim, Writings(noun)

    the third of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures


  1. Hagiographa(ProperNoun)

    the third division of the Hebrew scriptures; the Writings

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hagiographa

    the last of the three Jewish divisions of the Old Testament, or that portion not contained in the Law and the Prophets. It comprises Psalms, Proverbs, Job, Canticles, Ruth, Lamentations, Ecclesiastes, Esther, Daniel, Ezra, Nehemiah, and Chronicles

  2. Hagiographa

    the lives of the saints

  3. Origin: [L., fr. Gr. "agio`grafa (sc. bibli`a), fr. "agio`grafos written by inspiration; "a`gios sacred, holy + gra`fein to write.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Hagiographa

    the third division of the Jewish canon of scripture, which included the books of Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Canticles, Ruth, Lamentations, Esther, Daniel, Chronicles, Ezra, and Nehemiah.


Find a translation for the hagiographa definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these hagiographa definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"hagiographa." STANDS4 LLC, 2016. Web. 11 Feb. 2016. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for hagiographa? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for hagiographa:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.