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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Hag•i•og•ra•pha*ˌhæg iˈɒg rə fə, ˌheɪ dʒi-(n.)

  1. the third of the three Jewish divisions of the Old Testament, variously arranged, but usu. comprising the Psalms, Proverbs, Job, Song of Solomon, Ruth, Lamentations, Ecclesiastes, Esther, Daniel, Ezra, Nehemiah, and Chronicles.

    Category: Judaism

    Ref: Also called the Writings. 11; Compare Pentateuch, Prophets.

* (used with a sing. v.).

Origin of Hagiographa:

< LL < Gk: sacred writings

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Hagiographa, Ketubim, Writings(noun)

    the third of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures

Wiktionary

  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

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.

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