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requiem   
      

It Has 7 letters ( r e q u i e m )         4 vowels ( e u i e )         3 consonants ( r q m )         Word on the contrary meiuqer

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English - Etymology

The first word of the introit for the traditional requiem mass, an alternative accusative case of Latin _requiēs_ (“rest, repose”), from _re-_ (“again”) + _quiēs_ (“rest, quiet”).

The first word of the introit for the traditional requiem mass, an alternative accusative case of Latin requiēs (rest, repose), from re- (again) + quiēs (rest, quiet).

Which the in categoryENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* (UK, US) IPA(key): /ˈrɛkwiˌɛm/, /ˈrɛkwi.əm/ * Hyphenation: re‧qui‧em

  • (UK, US) IPA(key): /ˈrɛkwiˌɛm/, /ˈrɛkwi.əm/
  • Hyphenation: re‧qui‧em

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REQUIEM (_plural_ REQUIEMS) * A mass (especially Catholic) to honor and remember a dead person. * A musical composition for such a mass. * A piece of music composed to honor a dead person. USAGE NOTES The Latin Introit, or opening prayer, for a requiem mass starts with the words: _Requiem aeternam dona eis, Domine, et lux perpetua luceat eis._ "Grant them eternal rest, Lord, and may everlasting light shine upon them." COORDINATE TERMS * dirge, elegy, threnody – funeral songs RELATED TERMS * requiescat DERIVED TERMS * requiem mass * requiem shark TRANSLATIONS

requiem (plural requiems)

  1. A mass (especially Catholic) to honor and remember a dead person.
  2. A musical composition for such a mass.
  3. A piece of music composed to honor a dead person.

Usage notes

The Latin Introit, or opening prayer, for a requiem mass starts with the words:

Requiem aeternam dona eis, Domine, et lux perpetua luceat eis.
"Grant them eternal rest, Lord, and may everlasting light shine upon them."

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Which the in categoryITALIAN - PRONUNCIATION
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Italian - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /ˈrɛkwiˌem/, /ˈrɛkɥem/

  • IPA(key): /ˈrɛkwiˌem/, /ˈrɛkɥem/

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Italian - Noun

REQUIEM

requiem

Which the in categoryLATIN - NOUN
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Latin - Noun

REQUIĒM * accusative singular of _requiēs_

requiēm

  1. accusative singular of requiēs

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Portuguese - Noun

REQUIEM m (_plural_ REQUIENS) * Alternative spelling of _réquiem_

requiem m (plural requiens)

  1. Alternative spelling of réquiem


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