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: Lamentation Mountain, or Mount Lamentation, 720 feet (220 m), is a traprock mountain located 2.5 miles (4.0 km) north of Meriden, Connecticut. It is part
  • 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,
  • Book of Lamentations: "Lamentations" redirects here. For other uses, see Lamentations (disambiguation). The Book of Lamentations (Hebrew: אֵיכָה‎, ‘Êykhôh, from its incipit
  • 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
  • The Lamentation of Cloris: The Lamentation of Cloris or "The Lamentation of Cloris, For the Unkindness of her Shepherd" is a Broadside Ballad, which dates from, by estimation of
  • Lamentation (Pietà): Lamentation (Pietà) (also Lamentation Over The Dead Christ) is an oil-on-panel by Early Netherlandish painter Petrus Christus, painted in c. 1444. It
  • The Lamentation of a Sinner: The Lamentation of a Sinner is a three-part sequence of reflections published by the English queen Catherine Parr, the sixth wife and widow of Henry VIII

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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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