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hosanna

interjection ho·san·na \hō-ˈza-nə also -ˈzä-\

Definition of hosanna

  1. —used as a cry of acclamation and adoration

hosanna noun


Variants of hosanna

also ho·san·nah play \hō-ˈza-nə also -ˈzä-\

Origin of hosanna

Middle English osanna, from Old English, from Late Latin, from Greek hōsanna, from Hebrew hōshīʽāh-nnā pray, save (us)!


First Known Use: before 12th century


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