Stabat Mater

Latin phrase Sta·bat Ma·ter \ ˌstä-bät-ˈmä-ter \

Definition of Stabat Mater

: the mother was standing title of a Latin hymn about the suffering of the Virgin Mary during the Crucifixion of Jesus

Learn More about stabat mater


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Stabat Mater? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

of very fine texture or delicate form

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!