Lamentation

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Lamentation Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the passionate and demonstrative activity of expressing grief
  • a cry of sorrow and grief; "their pitiful laments could be heard throughout the ward"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a cry of sorrow and grief; "their pitiful laments could be heard throughout the ward" ,
  • the passionate and demonstrative activity of expressing grief

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  • Lamentation of Christ: The Lamentation of Christ is a very common subject in Christian art from the High Middle Ages to the Baroque. After Jesus was crucified, his body was
  • Lamentation of Christ (Dürer, Munich): Lamentation of Christ (also known as Glimm Lamentation) is an oil-on-panel painting by German Renaissance artist Albrecht Dürer, executed around 1500 and
  • Lamentation Mountain State Park: 41°34′44″N 72°45′45″W / 41.57889°N 72.76250°W / 41.57889; -72.76250 Lamentation Mountain State Park is a small Connecticut state park located in the
  • Lamentation of Christ (Dürer, Nuremberg): Lamentation of Christ is an oil-on-panel painting attributed to German Renaissance artist Albrecht Dürer, executed around 1498 and currently housed in
  • Lamentation (novel): Lamentation is a historical mystery novel by British author C. J. Sansom. It is his eighth novel and the sixth entry in the Matthew Shardlake Series,
  • Lamentation of Christ (van der Weyden): The Lamentation of Christ is an oil-on-panel painting by the Netherlandish artist Rogier van der Weyden, dating from around 1460-1463 and housed in the
  • Book of Lamentations: verses from Lamentations, see Lamentations of Jeremiah the Prophet. For the Christian mystical poem in Armenian entitled "Book of Lamentations", see Gregory
  • Lamentation of Christ (Mantegna): The Lamentation of Christ (also known as the Lamentation over the Dead Christ, or the Dead Christ and other variants) is a painting of about 1480 by the
  • Lamentation over the Dead Christ with Saints (Botticelli): The Lamentation over the Dead Christ with Saints is a painting of the Lamentation of Christ by the Italian Renaissance artist Sandro Botticelli, dated

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* Wailing and lamentation befit those who stand before the throne of life and depart without leaving in its hands a drop of the sweat of their brows or the blood of their hearts. - Kahlil Gibran


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  • Lamentation
    By Jimmy Onge Aremo South Sudan in the past was a land of hope, love, joy and dignity. Today it has become a place of destruction, corruption and hate. Many Nations were friendly to her, but today that respect is lost because of our deeds. We have lost respect because of our actions. The word forgiveness, sorry is no longer there in South Sudan but atrocities and Read more on this news related to 'Lamentation'
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    THERE ARE STILL CRIES of lamentation over the relocation of the heritage Barbados Mutual Sagicor corporate base from Barbados to avoid taxation at a higher level and simultaneously enhance investment prospects... Read more on this news related to 'Lamentation'
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    The (Mark 14:7) Bible saying “The Poor will always be with us” - is not a mandate; it is a lamentation over human behavior that creates too many poor people. Read more on this news related to 'Lamentation'

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