The canticle of Jeremias and Ezechiel to the people of the captivity, when they began to go out.
The organ rolled diffusing the flutelike notes of a canticle of joy.
Still more striking is the eulogy in his "canticle of the Shining Ones."
Then, in a slow and monotonous voice, he recited the canticle.
Madame Vincent, whose voice was drowned by this canticle of love, now only sobbed, with her hands pressed to her face.
For the first time a German painter sings the canticle of labour.
The King of Navarre went on with the canticle; and had no sooner finished it than the prince was born who now reigns over France.
But a litany before the air and a canticle after the air are not the same thing.
It was bad form—and yet we should never have known much about Regner Lodbrog but for such a canticle.
It hath been promoted in some constructions from a passage in the canticle,Can.
"short hymn," early 13c., from Latin canticulum "a little song," diminutive of canticum "song" (also a scene in Roman comedy enacted by one person and accompanied by music and dancing), from cantus (see chant (v.)).