Gloria in Excelsis Deo


Gloria in Excelsis Deo
Glo•ri•a in Ex•cel•sis De•o
[[t]ˈglɔr i ə ɪn ɛkˈsɛl sɪs ˈdeɪ oʊ, ˈgloʊr-[/t]] n.
rel the hymn beginning “Glory in the highest to God.”

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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  • Gloria in Excelsis Deo — • The great doxology (hymnus angelicus) in the Mass is a version of a very old Greek form . It begins with the words sung by the angels at Christ s birth (Luke, ii, 14). To this verse others were added very early, forming a doxology Catholic… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Gloria in Excelsis Deo — (Latin for Glory to God in the highest ) is the title and beginning of a hymn known also as the Greater Doxology (as distinguished from the Minor Doxology or Gloria Patri) and the Angelic Hymn.Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church (Oxford… …   Wikipedia

  • Gloria in excelsis Deo — [in ek shel′sis dā′ō, glôr′ē in ek sel′sis dā′ō glō′rē ə in ek shəl′sis dā′ō, glō′rē ə in eksel′sis dā ō] [L] glory (be) to God on high: first words of the greater doxology …   English World dictionary

  • «GLORIA IN EXCELSIS DEO» — [лат. «Слава в вышних Богу»], лат. версия великого славословия; иначе называется Hymnus angelicus (Ангельский гимн) или Laus angelorum (Xваление ангелов). Лат. перевод с греч. языка появился в IV в. Одним из вероятных переводчиков еще в средние… …   Православная энциклопедия

  • Gloria in excelsis Deo — Gloire à Dieu Chant grégorien Plain chant Neumes Modalité grégorienne Répertoi …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Gloria in Excelsis Deo — У этого термина существуют и другие значения, см. Глория. Gloria in Excelsis Deo (Слава в вышних Богу), Глория  древний христианский богослужебный гимн, доксология, входящая в состав католической мессы латинского обряда и англиканской… …   Википедия

  • Gloria in Excelsis Deo — /glawr ee euh in ek sel sis day oh, glohr / the hymn beginning, in Latin, Gloria in Excelsis Deo, Glory in the highest to God, and in the English version, Glory be to God on high. Also called great doxology, greater doxology. * * * …   Universalium

  • Gloria in Excelsis Deo — /glawr ee euh in ek sel sis day oh, glohr / the hymn beginning, in Latin, Gloria in Excelsis Deo, Glory in the highest to God, and in the English version, Glory be to God on high. Also called great doxology, greater doxology …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gloria in excelsis Deo — Glo|ria in ex|cẹl|sis Deo Ehre sei Gott in der Höhe (Hymnus in der christlichen Liturgie nach den Anfangsworten des Lobgesangs der Engel bei der Geburt Christi, nach Luk. 2,14) [lat.] * * * Gloria in excẹlsis Deo   [lateinisch »Ehre (sei) Gott… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Gloria in excelsis Deo — Glo|ria in ex|cẹl|sis Deo 〈Rel.〉 Ehre sei Gott in der Höhe (Hymnus in der christlichen Liturgie nach den Anfangsworten des Lobgesangs der Engel bei der Geburt Christi in Luk. 2,14) [Etym.: lat.] …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch


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