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Translation © by Laura Prichard

Fuga quatuor vocum
Language: Latin 
Available translation(s): ENG
 Hossana, Hossana, Hossana in excelsis.


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  • ENG English (Laura Prichard) , "Fugue in Four Voices", subtitle: "Hosanna", copyright © 2020, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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Fugue in Four Voices
Language: English  after the Latin 
Praise, praise, praise in the highest.

Subtitle: "Hosanna"

Translator's notes:
Title: This source misspells the Latin word "Hosanna" as "Hossana."
First word: This Latin word commonly appears in English and Latin sacred texts praising God; it is a transliteration of הוֹשַׁענָא‎ (hōsha‘nā, “please save”, in Biblical Hebrew and of אושענא‎ ('ōsha‘nā) in Aramaic


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Text added to the website: 2020-01-07 00:00:00
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