Prayer of Azariah


Prayer of Az·​a·​ri·​ah
variants or Prayer of Azariah and the Song of the Three Holy Children
: a hymn of praise found in the third chapter of the book of Daniel in the Septuagint and included in the Roman Catholic and Eastern Orthodox canons of the Old Testament and in the Protestant Apocrypha
abbreviation Pr Aza, Pr Azar

called also Song of the Three Holy Children

see Bible Table

Word History

First Known Use

1741, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Prayer of Azariah was in 1741

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