Definition of hosanna
—used as a cry of acclamation and adoration
Variants of hosanna
hosannahplay \hō-ˈza-nə also -ˈzä-\
Origin and Etymology 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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