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Definition of the noun AGNUS

What does AGNUS mean as a name of something?

Agnus is a genus of Uranoscopidae, described by Günther in 1860.

Agnus is a genus of Lucanidae, described by Burmeister in 1847.


AGNUS is an Aviation waypoint.


Who is Agnus?

Agnus is an actor.

Phrases with Agnus

Phrases starting with the word Agnus:

  1. agnus dei
  2. Agnus Castus
  3. Agnus Egenus
  4. Agnus-Castus
  5. Agnus-Castus Incisa
  6. Agnus-Castus Negundo
  7. Agnus-Castus Robusta

Phrases ending with the word Agnus:

  1. Genus Agnus
  2. Vitex Agnus
  3. Copris Agnus
  4. Mormyrus Agnus
  5. Criomorphus agnus
  6. Onthophagus Agnus
  7. Rhithrodytes Agnus
  8. Species Vitex Agnus
  9. Species Copris Agnus

Other phrases containing the word Agnus:

  1. Genus Agnus-Castus
  2. Vitex agnus-castus
  3. Cissus Agnus-Castus
  4. Species Agnus Egenus

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Agnus

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Google previewThe Rise of European Music, 1380-1500 (2005)

by Reinhard Strohm

The third Agnus is a full-voiced 'parody' like the second Kyrie. This time, however - and this seems very important - the tenor is freely invented (the song tenor is sung by the altus), and after the similarities with the model in the other voices have ...

Google previewThe Josquin Companion (2000)

by Richard Sherr

last Agnus is that the 1539 edition provided the superius with the text of the first stanza of the hymn beginning at bar 88. Setting this text to the superius may stem from Josquin or may represent Ott's own reaction to the appearance of the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Catholic Devotions and Practices

AGNUS DEI prayer. After eating, each one present sang a hymn or psalm and possibly prophesied. The Agape was supposed to promote Christian fellowship and love and to unite those participating in closer relationship with Christ, who was ...

Google previewThe Daily Telegraph: Encyclopedia of Vitamins, Minerals& Herbal Supplements (2012)

by Sarah Brewer

Agnus castus is slow acting. It takes an average of 25 days for symptoms to start improving and up to six months to achieve the full effect. Arecent study of 170women with PMS showed thatall symptoms improved by more than 50 per cent in ...

Google previewA Church Dictionary ... A new and greatly enlarged edition (1846)

by Walter Farquhar HOOK (Dean of Chichester.)

AGNUs DEL. A cake of wax stamped with the figure of a lamb supporting the banner of the cross. The name literally signifies The Lamb of God. These cakes, being consecrated by the Pope with great solemnity, and distributed among the ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Anglicanism (2015)

by Colin Buchanan

AGNUS DEI. The Agnus Dei chant, while its scriptural basis is in John 1:29, appears to have forked off from the canticle Gloria in Excelsis (which juxtaposes “ Lamb of God, you who take away the sins of the world” with “have mercy upon us ”) in ...

Google previewKnights Templar Encyclopedia (2007)

The Essential Guide to the People, Places, Events, and Symbols of the Order of the Temple by Karen Ralls

Agnus Dei The Agnus Dei, or Lamb of God, symbol is found on a number of Knights Templar seals ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Dietary Supplements (Print) (2004)

by Paul M. Coates, M. Coates Paul, Marc Blackman, Marc R. Blackman, Gordon M. Cragg, Mark Levine, Jeffrey D. White, Joel Moss, Mark A. Levine

Fructus Agnus castii. WHO Monographs on Selected Medicinal Plants; WHO Publications: Geneva Switzerland, 2004; Vol. 4. in press. 2. Chaste Tree Fruit, American Herbal Pharmacopoeia and Therapeutic Compendium; ...

Google previewA dictionary of practical materia medica

by John Henry Clarke

Agnus Castus. Verbena verticillata. Vitex agnus castus (Linn.). The Chaste Tree. ( Shores of Mediterranean, Proven9e, and Greece.) N. O. Verbenaceae. Tincture of ripe berries. Clinical. — Agalactia. Anus, excoriation and chaps of. Ascites.

Google previewThe Catholic Encyclopedia (1913)

An International Work of Reference on the Constitution, Doctrine, Discipline, and History of the Catholic Church by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne

AGNUS ceremonial; and, finally, the deacon, laying the "Lamb" down in the disk, says to the priest: "Sir, sacrifice"; to which the priest, while cutting it crosswise, answers: "The Lamb of God is sacrificed, Who taketh away the sin of the world, ...

Google previewThe Prayer Book Dictionary (1912)

Ad Agnus Dei dicendum, accedant diaconus et subdiaconus ad sactrdotem, uterque a dextris, diaconus propior, subdiaconus remotior, et dicant privatim, Agnus Dei, qui tollis peccata mundi : miserere nobis. Agnus Dei, qui tollis peccata mundi ...

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Agnus Dei - Sign Language by Dylan

Here's the 6th song Hallelujah, Hallelujah For the lord god almighty reigns Hallelujah, Hallelujah, For the lord god almighty reigns Hallelujah, Holy, Holy, Are ...

Scrabble value of A1G2N1U1S1

The value of this 5-letter word is 6 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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