Pronunciation: (hag"ē-ol'u-jē, hā"jē-), [key]
—pl. -gies for 2, 3.
1. the branch of literature dealing with the lives and legends of the saints.
2. a biography or narrative of a saint or saints.
3. a collection of such biographies or narratives.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.