kyrie eleison

noun, often capitalized K&E
ky·​rie elei·​son | \ ˈkir-ē-ˌā-ə-ˈlā-(ə-)ˌsän How to pronounce kyrie eleison (audio) , -(ə-)sən also ˈkir-ē-ə-ˈlā- \

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13th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Kyrie eleison.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kyrie%20eleison. Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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