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Definition of Anthem
AnthemAnthem An"them, n. [OE. antym, antefne, AS. antefen, fr. LL.
antiphona, fr. Gr. ?, neut. pl. of ? antiphon, or anthem, n.
neut., from ? sounding contrary, returning a sound; ? over
against + ? sound, voice: the anthem being sung by the
choristers alternately, one half-choir answering the other:
cf. OF. anthaine, anteine, antieune, F. antienne. See
1. Formerly, a hymn sung in alternate parts, in present
usage, a selection from the Psalms, or other parts of the
Scriptures or the liturgy, set to sacred music.
2. A song or hymn of praise. --Milton.
Anthem An"them, v. t.
To celebrate with anthems. [Poet.]
Sweet birds antheming the morn. --Keats.
Meaning of Anthem from wikipedia
- An anthem
is a musical composition
of celebration, usually
used as a symbol
for a distinct
the national anthems
of countries. Originally...
- "The Star-Spangled Banner" is the national anthem
of the United
States. The lyrics
come from Defence
of Fort M'Henry, a poem written
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A national anthem
(also state anthem
song, etc.) is generally
a patriotic musical composition
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"Jana Gana Mana" (Hindi: [ɟənə gəɳə mənə]) is the national anthem
of India. It was originally composed
as Bharoto Bhagyo Bidhata
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is a dystopian fiction novella
by Ayn Rand, written
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in 1938 in the United
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at an unspecified...
- "O Canada" (French: Ô Canada) is the national anthem
of Canada. The song was originally commissioned
by Lieutenant Governor
- The UEFA Champions League Anthem
, officially titled simply
as "Champions League", is the official anthem
of the UEFA Champions
- black people
of color" during
of the U.S. national anthem
. Many players since
2017 have started
to protest against
- Germans"), or part of it, has been the national anthem
of Germany since
1922. In East Germany, the national anthem
was "Auferstanden aus Ruinen" ("Risen from...
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