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Definition of Te Deum

Te Deum
Te Deum Te De"um A musical setting of the Te Deum.
Te Deum
Te Deum Te` De"um [L., from te (accus. of tu thou) + Deum, accus. of Deus God. See Thou, and Deity.] 1. An ancient and celebrated Christian hymn, of uncertain authorship, but often ascribed to St. Ambrose; -- so called from the first words ``Te Deum laudamus.' It forms part of the daily matins of the Roman Catholic breviary, and is sung on all occasions of thanksgiving. In its English form, commencing with words, ``We praise thee, O God,' it forms a part of the regular morning service of the Church of England and the Protestant Episcopal Church in America. 2. A religious service in which the singing of the hymn forms a principal part.

Meaning of Te Deum from wikipedia

- The "Te Deum" (/tiː ˈdiːəm/, Latin: [te ˈde.um]; from its incipit, Te Deum laudamus, Latin for 'Thee, O God, we praise') is a Latin Christian hymn traditionally...
- composed six Te Deum, although only four of them have survived. Largely because of the great po****rity of its prelude, the best known is the Te Deum in D major...
- The Te Deum in C major, WAB 45 is a setting of the Te Deum hymn, composed by Anton Bruckner for SATB choir and soloists, orchestra, and organ ad libitum...
- The Te Deum for the Victory at the Battle of Dettingen in D major, HWV 283, is the fifth and last setting by George Frideric Handel of the 4th-century...
- The Te Deum (Op. 22 / H.118) by Hector Berlioz (1803–1869) was completed in 1849. Like the earlier and more famous Grande Messe des Morts, it is one of...
- Te Deum is a setting of the Latin Te Deum text, also known as the Ambrosian Hymn attributed to Saints Ambrose, Augustine, and Hilary, by Estonian-born...
- The Festival Te Deum is the po****r name for an 1872 composition by Arthur ****van, written to celebrate the recovery of Albert Edward, Prince of Wales...
- Utrecht Te Deum and Jubilate is the common name for a sacred choral composition in two parts, written by George Frideric Handel to celebrate the Treaty...
- earlier Te Deum, see Festival Te Deum. Arthur ****van's Te Deum Laudamus—A Thanksgiving for Victory, usually known as the Boer War Te Deum, is a choral...
- Kodály wrote a choral setting of the Christian hymn Te Deum. First performed in 1936, this Budavári Te Deum is in a traditional Hungarian folk-music idiom...