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Synonyms for requiem

a song or hymn of mourning composed or performed as a memorial to a dead person

a musical setting for a Mass celebrating the dead

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a Mass celebrated for the dead

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Voice and instrument seemed both living, and threw out with vivid sympathy those strains which the ethereal Mozart first conceived as his own dying requiem.
About three years after her marriage, at the time of the Abbe de Sponde's death, Mademoiselle Armande joined Madame du Bousquier as they were leaving Saint-Leonard's, where they had gone to hear a requiem said for him.
Neither my mother nor Anna Thedorovna were present at the requiem, for the former was ill and the latter was at loggerheads with the old man.
Norman Stinchcombe An English Requiem Three Choirs Festival ?????
Mrs Owino died on May 28 at her residential home in Nairobi.REQUIEM MASSFrom the airport, the cortege proceeded to St Stephens Cathedral Milimani for a requiem mass which started at 10am.
A REQUIEM created to mark the centenary of the end of the First World War is to have its Aberdeen premiere.
A requiem meeting dedicated to the memory of the Hero of the Soviet Union Jumash Asanaliyev organized by Kyrgyz embassy in Belarus and October district administration in Minsk city within the celebration of 74th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War was held in Minsk on May 3.
The combined orchestras and choruses of SIU and Southeast Missouri State, along with four internationally recognized vocal soloists, will present a first-of-its-kind performance next week of Giuseppi Verdi's "Messa di Requiem."
The internationally renowned Royal Philharmonic Orchestra will perform Benjamin Britten's War Requiem inside Coventry Cathedral next month.
They will be in the spotlight for the much anticipated Requiem Reflections concert at St Asaph Cathedral on Saturday, September 22.
They will be in the spotlight for the much anticipated 'Requiem Reflections' concert at St Asaph Cathedral on Saturday, September 22.
Mozart's Requiem The masked stranger, the mysterious commission, the dying Mozart frantically composing as his life ebbed away if you've seen Amadeus, you'll know the legend behind Mozart's Requiem.
REEPY is the word I'd use to sum up the introductory episode of Requiem, BBC One and Netflix's Welsh-filmed supernatural drama, and I have to say I'm hooked.
"Requiem aeternam" as Gregorian chant: early generations of Christians sang their prayers.