Definition of 'hymn'
Example sentences containing 'hymn'
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We all need to be singing from the same hymn sheet here. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We're singing off the same hymn sheet. The Sun (2016)No, it is his meticulous managerial methods that have his disciples singing off the same hymn sheet. The Sun (2016)We also sing more contemporary worship songs along with the great hymns of the church. Christianity Today (2000)This meant that the new hymn book did not pass without criticism. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Or did she understand it as a kind of hymn in praise of perpetual beauty? Times, Sunday Times (2011)They were singing hymns and the eight religious advisers in the tent were singing with them. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The implication is that they are all singing from the same hymn sheet. Times, Sunday Times (2007)His great love of hymn singing is obvious and he talks about that often. CELEBRATING SECOMBE: A Tribute to Sir Harry Secombe (2002)If you listen to the old hymns the lyrics are powerful. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It is a hymn in praise of feelings as a basis for belief. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The teacher said they should sing the hymn anyway. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Singing from the same hymn sheet makes the whole process a lot smoother. The Sun (2012)And then a miraculous soundscape of snow before the great hymn of victory. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Old hymn books are not being replaced. Times, Sunday Times (2008)For he began with a little hymn of praise to himself. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I love that song; the hymn. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'hymn'
British English: hymn /hɪm/ NOUN
A hymn is a song sung by Christians to praise God.
I like singing hymns.
- American English: hymn
- Arabic: تَرْنِيمَةٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: hino
- Chinese: 赞美诗
- Croatian: himna
- Czech: chvalozpěv
- Danish: salme
- Dutch: hymne
- European Spanish: cántico
- Finnish: virsi
- French: hymne
- German: Hymne
- Greek: ύμνος
- Italian: inno
- Japanese: 賛美歌
- Korean: 찬송가
- Norwegian: salme
- Polish: hymn
- European Portuguese: hino
- Romanian: imn
- Russian: гимн
- Spanish: cántico
- Swedish: psalm
- Thai: เพลงศาสนา
- Turkish: ilahi
- Ukrainian: псалом
- Vietnamese: bài thánh ca
Definition of hymn from the Collins English Dictionary
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