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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 the "Defence of Fort M'Henry", a poem written
- the anthem
of Greece. It is the longest national anthem
in the world
with 158 stanzas, although
only the first
the official anthem
- through affiliated companies
such as Anthem
and Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield
in New York State, Anthem
in California, Wellpoint...
- "Advance Australia
Fair" is the national anthem
of Australia. Written
by Scottish-born composer Peter Dodds
McCormick, the song was first performed
- Look up anthem
in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. The Anthem
to: "The Anthem
" (Good Charlotte
song), 2002 "The Anthem
" (Pitbull song), 2007...
- (dependent on the **** of the reigning
monarch), is the national
or royal anthem
in most Commonwealth
territories, and the British Crown
- "Jana Gana Mana" is the national anthem
of the Republic
of India. It was originally composed
as Bharoto Bhagyo Bidhata
- to: Anthem
, an eponymous
by ****anese heavy metal
album), 1984 Anthem
(Goodness album), 1998 Anthem
- become anthems
for the wider
LGBT community.[dubious – discuss] Not all songs labelled
as "**** anthems
" were written intentionally
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