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Definition of the adjective ambrosian
What does ambrosian mean as an attribute of a noun?
- of or by or relating to Saint Ambrose
- example: Ambrosian chants
- lexical domain: Relational Adjectives (pertainyms)
- extremely pleasing to the taste; sweet and fragrant
- worthy of the gods
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A Catholic Dictionary (1961)
by William E. Addis, Aeterna Press
AMBROSIAN CHANT. [See PLAIN CHANT.] AMBROSIAN LITURGY. An ancient Liturgy still ...
by Joseph P. Swain
The Ambrosian Alleluias. Egham, Surrey: Plainsong and Mediaeval Music Society, 1983.
by William Edward Addis
Ambrosian, and perhaps by Gregory the Great. 126. " Rerum Deua tenax vigor." At none. Ambrosian.
by Orlando O. Espín, James B. Nickoloff
AMBROSIAN RITE The Ambrosian Rite, also known as the Milanese Rite, is the form of liturgical celebration of the ancient metropolitan province of Milan and one of the few to survive outside the Roman Rite in the West. It derives its name ...
by John Feltham Danneley
AMBROSIAN CHANT, spoken of in the Rubric, was used at the Church of Milan, and some others ; it is distinguished from the Roman chant, inasmuch as it was louder, and more elevated ; whereas the Roman chant was softer, and more ...
by Giorgio Bagnoli
Benelli/ Ambrosian Singers, London Symphony Orches- tra/G. Masini. 2 cds-philips Ermione (1819) C. Gasdia, M. Zimmermann, ...
by Sir George Grove, John Alexander Fuller-Maitland
The Ambrosian chant was eventually merged, but certainly not lost, in that vast repertory of plain-song, whether then ancient or modern, which we now call GREGORIAN, from the name of the next great reformer of church music, St. Gregory the ...
by Don Michael Randel
Ambrosian hymns 21 Alto [It.]. (1) A low female voice, also called a contralto. For its approximate range see Voice. (2) A high male voice, sung with * falsetto, often called a countertenor. (3) The second highest part (thus lying below the soprano ...
The Authoritative Resource on the Christian World by George Kurian
Ambrose the Camaldulian Ambrosian Chant Ambrosian Rite ...
Dictionary of Music (1983)
by Theodore Karp
The Ambrosian rite was limited to the diocese of Milan and part of the diocese of Lugano. During the early Middle Ages, new chants were created both for new feasts and for portions of the liturgy (e.g., the alleluia) that did not have specific ...
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