the Rosary

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of the Rosary

:a set of Roman Catholic prayers that are repeated in a specific order

Word by Word Definitions

rosary play
  1. : a Roman Catholic devotion consisting of meditation on usually five sacred mysteries during recitation of five decades of Hail Marys of which each begins with an Our Father and ends with a Gloria Patri

  2. : a string of beads used in counting prayers especially of the Roman Catholic rosary


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