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 Mountain State Park: Lamentation Mountain State Park is a small Connecticut state park located in the town of Berlin offering hiking and scenic vistas. The park sits on the
  • 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 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 (Millennium): "'Lamentation" is the eighteenth episode of the first season of the American crime-thriller television series Millennium. It premiered on the Fox network
  • 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 over the Dead Christ (Perugino): The Lamentation over the Dead Christ is a painting by the Italian Renaissance painter Pietro Perugino, executed in 1495 and housed in the Galleria Palatina
  • 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 (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

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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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