H2287 חגג - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root (compare H2283, H2328); properly to move in a circle, that is, (specifically) to march in a sacred procession, to observe a festival; by implication to be giddy

KJV Usage: celebrate, dance, (keep, hold) a (solemn) feast (holiday), reel to and fro.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to hold a feast, hold a festival, make pilgrimage, keep a pilgrim-feast, celebrate, dance, stagger
a. (Qal)
1. to keep a pilgrim-feast
2. to reel
Origin: a primitive root [compare H2283, H2328]
TWOT: 602
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H2287 חגג is used in the Bible

14 occurrences of H2287 חגג

Exodus 5:1
Exodus 12:14
Exodus 23:14
Leviticus 23:39
Leviticus 23:41
Numbers 29:12
Deuteronomy 16:15
1 Samuel 30:16
Psalms 42:4
Psalms 107:27
Nahum 1:15
Zechariah 14:16
Zechariah 14:18
Zechariah 14:19

Corresponding Greek Words

chagag G1858 heortazo
chagag G5015 tarasso