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Definition of Ambrosian

Ambrosian
Ambrosian Am*bro"sian, a. Ambrosial. [R.] --. Jonson.
Ambrosian
Ambrosian Am*bro"sian, a. Of or pertaining to St. Ambrose; as, the Ambrosian office, or ritual, a formula of worship in the church of Milan, instituted by St. Ambrose. Ambrosian chant, the mode of signing or chanting introduced by St. Ambrose in the 4th century.

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- The Ambrosian Rite, also called the Milanese Rite, is a Catholic Western liturgical rite. The rite is named after Saint Ambrose, a bishop of Milan in...
- Ambrosian chant (also known as Milanese chant) is the liturgical plainchant repertory of the Ambrosian rite of the Roman Catholic Church, related to but...
- The Ambrosian hymns are a collection of early hymns of the Latin rite, whose core of four hymns were by Ambrose of Milan in the 4th century. The hymns...
- The Ambrosian Iliad or Ilias Picta (Milan, Biblioteca Ambrosiana, Cod. F. 205 Inf.) is a 5th-century illuminated m****cript on vellum, which depicts the...
- but with antecedents that place it much earlier. It is central to the Ambrosian hymnal, which spread throughout the Latin Church with other parts of the...
- The Ambrosian Singers are one of the best-known London choral groups, particularly appreciated for their great variety of recorded repertory. They were...
- The Ambrosian Rite is a Latin Catholic liturgical Western Rite used in the area of Milan. The Traditional Ambrosian Rite is the form of this rite as it...
- Ambrosians are members of one of the religious brotherhoods which at various times since the 14th century have sprung up in and around Milan and also a...
- The Golden Ambrosian Republic (Italian: Aurea Repubblica Ambrosiana; Lombard: Aurea Republega Ambrosiana; 1447–1450) was a short-lived government founded...
- and Varese. It has long maintained its own Latin liturgical rite, the Ambrosian rite, which is still used in the greater part of the diocesan territory...
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