Gregorian chant

noun

Definition of Gregorian chant

  1. :  a monodic and rhythmically free liturgical chant of the Roman Catholic Church

1727

First Known Use of gregorian chant

1727


GREGORIAN CHANT Defined for English Language Learners

Gregorian chant

noun

Definition of Gregorian chant for English Language Learners

  • : a type of religious music from the Middle Ages that is sung without instruments



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