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How to use “Adeste Fideles” in a sentence
It dates to 1740s Britain and of course was written originally in Latin (“Adeste Fideles”).
The women-folk began to clear their throats for the Adeste Fideles with which the festivity concluded.Mary Gray | Katharine Tynan
The Adeste Fideles had summoned few to worship, and the praise had sounded thin and hollow.When It Was Dark | Guy Thorne
"Adeste fideles, if you please," said S——, rather taken aback.Tom Cringle's Log | Michael Scott
She took a little book from her pocket and read to us a hymn,—'O come, all ye faithful,' the old 'Adeste Fideles.'Solomon | Constance Fenimore Woolson