mater dolorosa

Latin noun phrase
ma·ter do·lo·ro·sa | \ˈmä-ter-ˌdō-lō-ˈrō-sä \

Definition of mater dolorosa 

: sorrowful mother used especially for depictions of the Virgin Mary grieving over her dead son

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