Alleluia

Derivation

  • Hebrew: All Hail to Him who is

Article

Liturgical expression found in the Book of Tobias, Psalms, and New Testament. It is used in liturgy as exclamation of joy, triumph, and thanksgiving, especially at Easter-tide.

MLA Citation

  • “Alleluia”. New Catholic Dictionary. Saints.SQPN.com. 23 March 2010. Web. 21 April 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/alleluia/>