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hymnnoun [C]

uk   us   /hɪm/
a ​song of ​praise that Christians ​sing to ​God: a hymn ​book
(Definition of hymn from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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hymnnoun [C]

 us   /hɪm/
a ​song of ​praise, esp. to ​God
(Definition of hymn from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hymn”
in Korean 찬송가…
in Arabic تَرْتِيلة, تَرْنيمة…
in Malaysian gita puja…
in French cantique…
in Russian церковный гимн…
in Chinese (Traditional) 讚美詩,聖歌…
in Italian inno…
in Turkish ilahî…
in Polish hymn…
in Spanish himno…
in Vietnamese thánh ca…
in Portuguese hino…
in Thai เพลงสวด…
in German die Hymne…
in Catalan himne…
in Japanese 賛美歌, 聖歌…
in Chinese (Simplified) 赞美诗,圣歌…
in Indonesian lagu pujaan…
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