Definition of Alleluia

1. n. An exclamation signifying Praise ye Jehovah. Hence: A song of praise to God. See Hallelujah, the commoner form.



Definition of Alleluia

1. Interjection. A liturgical or variant form of hallelujah. ¹

2. Noun. A liturgical form of hallelujah. ¹

3. Noun. (music) A choral composition incorporating ''alleluia'' in its text. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Alleluia

1. a song of praise to God [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Alleluia

allelisms
allelocatalysis
allelocatalytic
allelochemical
allelochemicals
allelomorph
allelomorphic
allelomorphism
allelomorphisms
allelomorphs
allelopathic
allelopathies
allelopathy
allelotaxis
allels
alleluia (current term)
alleluias
allemand
allemande
allemande sauce
allemandes
allemontite
allenarly
allene
allenes
allenic
allenoate
allenoates
allenoic
allenoic acid

Literary usage of Alleluia

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1. The St. Gregory Hymnal and Catholic Choir Book by Nicola A Montani (1920)
"alleluia! alleluia! в. That selfsame night, while out of fear The doors ... alleluia! alleluia! 7. But Thomas when of this he heard, Was doubtful of his ..."

2. The Hymnal, as Authorized and Approved: For Use by the General Convention of by Episcopal Church (1920)
"2 O higher than the cherubim, More glorious than the seraphim, Lead their praises, alleluia! Thou bearer of the eternal Word, Most gracious, ..."

3. Chapters of Early English Church History by William Bright (1897)
"Three times he and Lupus intoned it, ' alleluia, alleluia, alleluia! ... 5 See St . Augustine's Easter sermons on alleluia, 255, 256. ..."

4. The Christ of Cynewulf: A Poem in Three Parts: The Advent, The Ascension by Cynewulf (1900)
"alleluia. 4. Ho, every one that thirsteth, come ye to the waters ... alleluia. 5. Behold, the great Prophet shall come, and he shall rebuild Jerusalem. ..."

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