Definition of Requiems

1. Noun. (plural of requiem) ¹



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Definition of Requiems

1. requiem [n] - See also: requiem

Lexicographical Neighbors of Requiems

requestions
requestor
requestors
requestress
requests
requests for admission
requests for production
requests for proposal
requicken
requickened
requickening
requickens
requiem
requiem shark
requiem sharks
requiems (current term)
requiescant in pace
requiescat
requiescat in pace
requiescats
requietories
requietory
requight
requights
requin
requins
requinto
requirable
required

Literary usage of Requiems

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. University Musical Encyclopedia by Louis Charles Elson (1910)
"CHAPTER XVIII THE REQUIEM Works of Palestrina and Vittoria—Other Fine Masses for the Dead—Five Modern requiems of Deathless Reputation by Mozart, Cherubini, ..."

2. Sketches of India by Moyle Sherer, Officer for fire-side travellers at-home (1824)
"It is now but a vast and grassy tomb, — and it seems as if its thin and gloomy population of priests and friars were only spared to chaunt requiems for its ..."

3. Facetiae. Musarum Deliciae: Or, The Muses Recreation. Containing Severall by Sir John Mennes, James Smith, Thomas Park, Edward Du Bois (1817)
"... 'bove the highest pole, Where angels sing sweet requiems to her soule, She liv'da none-such, did a none-such dye, Ne'r none-such here her corps interred ..."

4. Appleton's New Practical Cyclopedia: A New Work of Reference Based Upon the edited by Marcus Benjamin, Arthur Elmore Bostwick, Gerald Van Casteel, George Jotham Hagar (1920)
"... and "L'Olimpiade"; four oratories, three cantatas, two requiems, much sacred music, and 500 minor pieces. Cimbri (slm'brl), warlike people of ancient ..."

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