English to Afrikaans Meaning :: chant

Chant :
- chantgedreunsingvoorsangersingchants

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Noun(1) a repetitive song in which as many syllables as necessary are assigned to a single tone
Verb(1) recite with musical intonation; recite as a chant or a psalm(2) utter monotonously and repetitively and rhythmically

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(1) he was whispering something, repeating it like a chant or a mantra(2) It's a style that characterises Byzantine chant , which emerged in the Eastern Church, and is continued in today's Greek Orthodox tradition.(3) A noted musicologist whose interests include chant , medieval music and Tudor keyboard music, he has written many chamber and choral pieces.(4) A chant ran through the crowd as the World Cup was brought onto the filed.(5) Tibetan monks will go around Paoma Mountain on the edge of the city to chant scriptures.(6) He commented that he enjoys singing earlier music particularly, and mentioned chant specifically.(7) They repeatedly led the crowd in a chant of ÔÇÿsign the bill!ÔÇÖ(8) He gets louder and louder as he repeats the words of the chant .(9) The Guru's followers were not required to chant Sanskrit hymns before stone idols, but sang hymns composed by the Guru himself in their mother-tongue.(10) priests and choir chant the story of the resurrection(11) A monk will be hired to chant some Buddhist scriptures and perform a simple ceremony at the morgue instead of at a funeral parlor.(12) Sound boxes blare devotional numbers, priests chant mantras and, as evening descends, one can find people of all ages flocking the pandals.(13) The children formed a circle around her and began to chant the familiar hide-and-seek song.(14) They include an introduction to the history of the office, helpful instructions on to pray the office, and even guidance on how to chant the psalms.(15) Symphony No 3 is a more expansive, more fully developed piece which emerged from a protracted period of study of chant and early polyphony.(16) As the bands play, militant hippies outside, balking at the $14 admission price, chant for free music and clash bloodily with police.
Related Words
1. shout ::
2. incantation ::
3. shout ::
4. sing ::
5. intone ::
6. tone ::
Different Forms
chant, chanted, chanter, chanters, chanting, chants
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