[joo-buh-ley-tee; yoo-buh-lah-tey, -tee, joo-]
- Also called Jubilate Sunday. the third Sunday after Easter: so called from the first word of the 65th Psalm in the Vulgate, which is used as the introit.
- a musical setting of this psalm.
Origin of Jubilate
First recorded in 1700–10, Jubilate is from the Latin word jūbilāte shout ye for joy
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- to have or express great joy; rejoice
- to celebrate a jubilee
C17: from Latin jūbilāre to raise a shout of joy; see jubilant
- RC Church Church of England the 100th psalm used as a canticle in the liturgy
- a musical setting of this psalm
from the opening word (Jubilate make a joyful noise) of the Vulgate version
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Word Origin and History for jubilate-sunday
"make a joyful noise," 1640s, from Latin jubilatus, past participle of jubilare (see jubilant). Related: Jubilated; jubilating.
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