Origin of liturgical
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Examples from the Web for liturgic
There, on all sides, are heard convent bells and liturgic sounds.Nooks and Corners of Old Paris
Throughout the movement is this alternation of liturgic chorale with tender melody.
Even Quinet notices this liturgic impotence of the Ultramontane religion.
A liturgic sound reaches our ears at a cross path off the road, and a general silence is made in the thick crowd.Sterminator Vesevo (Vesuvius the great exterminator)
It is at about this time that we find indications of the more systematic development of the liturgic priestly chant.Music in the History of the Western Church
- of or relating to public worship
- of or relating to the liturgy
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Word Origin and History for liturgic
1640s, from Late Latin liturgicus, from New Testament Greek leitourgikos "ministering," from leitourgos (see liturgy).
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