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hymnal

[him-nl] /ˈhɪm nl/
noun
1.
Also called hymnbook
[him-boo k] /ˈhɪmˌbʊk/ (Show IPA)
. a book of hymns for use in a religious service.
adjective
2.
of or pertaining to hymns.
Origin
1535-1545
1535-45; (in def 1) < Medieval Latin hymnāle, noun use of neuter of hymnālis (adj.); (in def 2) < Medieval Latin hymnālis; see hymn, -al1, -al2
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  • We are singing from the same hymnal on this side of the table.
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hymnal

/ˈhɪmnəl/
noun
1.
a book of hymns
adjective
2.
of, relating to, or characteristic of hymns
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