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lauds a service of morning prayer in the Divine Office of the Western Christian Church, traditionally said or chanted at daybreak, though historically it was often held with matins on the previous night.

Recorded from Middle English, the name comes from the frequent use, in Psalms 148–150, of the Latin imperative laudate! ‘praise ye!’

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Lauds

Lauds. The traditional morning office of the W. Church, with the title Ad Laudes Matutinas (for morning praises). In the Book of Common Prayer, morning prayer embraces parts of lauds and mattins in a single service.

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Lauds

Lauds. The 2nd of the Canonical Hours of the RC Church, formerly sung at sunrise.

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