Definition of Versicle. Meaning of Versicle. Synonyms of Versicle

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Definition of Versicle

Versicle
Versicle Ver"si*cle, n. [L. versiculus, dim. of versus. See Verse.] A little verse; especially, a short verse or text said or sung in public worship by the priest or minister, and followed by a response from the people. The psalms were in number fifteen, . . . being digested into versicles. --Strype.

Meaning of Versicle from wikipedia

- PREE-seez) (Latin for 'prayers') are short petitions that are said or sung as versicles and responses by the officiant and congregation respectively. This form...
- it represents /y/ or /ʏ/. ∨: Logical disjunction[citation needed] ℣ : Versicle sign Ꝟ ꝟ : Forms of V were used for medieval scribal abbreviations 1 Also...
- is long. The reading is followed by a versicle. The hour is closed by an oration followed by a concluding versicle. Other components are included depending...
- result of telecommunications input Response (liturgy), a line answering a versicle Response (music) or antiphon, a response to a psalm or other part of a...
- capitulum, versicle, and canticle of the "Magnificat". The hymn is a more recent introduction in the Roman Vespers; the finale (litanies, Pater, versicles, prayers)...
- the Lord declared unto Mary"). The devotion is practised by reciting as versicle and response three Biblical verses narrating the mystery, alternating with...
- for the coming of the Messiah. Throughout Advent it occurs daily as the versicle and response after the hymn at Vespers. ℣ Rorate coeli desuper et nubes...
- O clemens, O pia, O dulcis Virgo Maria. In some cases, the following versicle, response, and collect are added: ℣ Ora pro nobis, sancta Dei Genitrix...
- the prayer, Hail Mary; Mary's response to the archangel forms the second versicle and response of the Angelus prayer. (Various Bible translations also give...
- mannerism of Emerson ... But the incoherence and formlessness of her — versicles are fatal ... an eccentric, dreamy, half-educated recluse in an out-of-the-way...