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  1. Before dawn

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Google previewA Dictionary of Christian Antiquities, etc. [An outline of the general scheme of the work and an alphabetical index of Articles, printed for private circulation.] (1875)

by Sir William Smith

Antelucan. Assemblies,. Hk. (Ref. fr. Conventus Antelucani.) H. Anteros, Pope, C1. ( J : . Anthem. . Antheon, C. . Anthimus. ( 16 )...

Google previewAn ecclesiastical dictionary (1861)

containing definitions of terms, and explanations and illustrations of subjects pertaining to the history, ritual, discipline, worship, ceremonies, and usages of the Christian Church : with brief notices of ancient and modern sects, and biographical sketches of the early fathers and writers of the church by William Staunton

ANTELUCAN SERVICES— ANTHEM. integral part of the regular Liturgy, or service. But it was also used in a detached form, as with us. Authority for this we have already referred to, and of a very early date. It appears, also, that in the ...

Google previewA new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1848)

by John Craig (F.G.S.)

ANTELUCAN— ANTEPENDIUM. ANTEPENULT— AXTIIEMIS. Antelucan, an-tc-lu'kan, a, (antelucanus, Lat.) ...

Google previewWebster's Collegiate Dictionary (1896)

A Dictionary of the English Language : Giving the Derivations, Pronunciations, Definitions and Synonyms of a Large Vocabulary of the Words Occurring in Literature, Art, Science, and the Common Speech by Noah Webster

ANTELUCAN. ANTHROPOTOMY. deer and the goat. The horns are usually simulated, or ringed. See fiiusls. of Gazelle and Gemsbok. An te-lu'can (Sn'te-lu' knn), a. [L. antelitcanus ; ante + !'-□ light. ] Pertaining to or designating the ...

Google previewChambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D)

by Various

Antelucan, antelōō′kan, adj.before dawn or daylight. [L. antelucanus—ante, before,lux, lucis,light.] Antemeridian, antemeri′dian,adj.beforemiddayornoon.[ See Meridian.] Antemundane, antemun′dān, adj. before the existence or creation of ...

Google previewThe London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)

by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)

ANTELUCAN, in ecclesiastical writers, is applied to things done in the night, or before the day : thus, antelucani coetus, meetings of the ancient Christians in times of persecution for re- "igious worship. ANTELUDIA; from ante, and ludus, game; ...

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