Great Antiphon

noun

Definition of Great Antiphon

: one of the seven anthems beginning with an invocation (as O Adonai) that are sung at vespers one each day from December 17 to Christmas

called also O Antiphon

usually used in plural

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“Great Antiphon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Great%20Antiphon. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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