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Alleluia. This Lat. form of Hebrew exclamation, meaning ‘Praise Jehovah’, was added to certain of the responds of the RC Church, suitably joyful mus. to be grafted on to traditional plainsong and, in time, itself becoming traditional.

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Alleluia

Alleluia, Lat. and Gk. form of the acclamation hallelujah, used in many places in Christian worship. In Catholic but not Orthodox practice, it is omitted from the liturgy at certain penitential times of the year.

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alleluia

al·le·lu·ia / ˌaləˈloōyə/ • interj. variant spelling of hallelujah.

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alleluia

alleluia XIII. —ecclL. allēluia — Gr. allēloúïa, the LXX repr. of Heb. HALLELUJAH.

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Alleluia

Alleluia, Latin form of the expression Hallelujah.

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alleluia

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