Meaning Anthem
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An anthem is a short vocal composition. In the Church of England the word indicates such a composition often using a non-liturgical text (i.e. not part of the official service). A full anthem is for f [..]
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Old English ontemn, antefn, "a composition (in prose or verse) sung antiphonally," from Late Latin antefana, from Greek antiphona "verse response" (see antiphon). Sense evolved to [..]
Source: etymonline.com

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song of strong belief in faith or patriotism.
Source: nationalgeographic.org

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a piece of music sung by a church choir. The same word also means the national song of a country.
Source: eenglish.in

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A choral setting of an English religious text similar to a motet, usually used in church with or without organ accompaniment.
Source: dictionary.onmusic.org

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(n) a song of devotion or loyalty (as to a nation or school)(n) a song of praise (to God or to a saint or to a nation)
Source: beedictionary.com

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a short piece for choir on a religious theme.
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A choral setting (often with solo voice parts and organ accompaniment) of an English language religious or moral text, usually for performance during Protestant services; c1550 to present.
Source: people.wku.edu

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a choral setting (often with solo voice parts and organ accompaniment) of an English language religious or moral text, usually for performance during Protestant services. antiphon:
Source: library.yale.edu

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a sacred choral composition, in English, accompanied or unaccompanied, intended for use in the Protestant liturgy. Analogous to motet in the Roman rite.
Source: jan.ucc.nau.edu

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An anthem is a short piece of religious music. Many countries have a national anthem. This is usually a solemn song with patriotic words.
Source: r-e-m.co.uk

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Choral composition with a sacred or moralizing text.
Source: stocktonsymphony.org

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