Lamentation

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Lamentation Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • 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 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Lamentations of Jeremiah the Prophet: article is about musical settings of the Lamentations. For the Biblical book itself, see Book of Lamentations. For the liturgy for which the music was
  • 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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