Stabat Mater

Latin phrase

Sta·​bat Ma·​ter ˌstä-bät-ˈmä-ter How to pronounce Stabat Mater (audio)
: the mother was standing
title of a Latin hymn about the suffering of the Virgin Mary during the Crucifixion of Jesus

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“Stabat Mater.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Nov. 2023.

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