Habakkuk

[ huh-bak-uh k, hab-uh-kuhk, -koo k ]
/ həˈbæk ək, ˈhæb əˌkʌk, -ˌkʊk /
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noun

a Minor Prophet of the 7th century b.c.
a book of the Bible bearing his name. Abbreviation: Hab.

Also Douay Bible, Ha·bac·uc.

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Habakkuk

/ (ˈhæbəkək) /

noun Old Testament

a Hebrew prophet
the book containing his oracles and canticle
Douay spelling: Habacuc

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