lamentation translation | French-English dictionary

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lamentation

  
      nf     (douleur, peine)    wailing    no pl  , lamentation
   lamentations  
      nfpl  
péjoratif, plaintes incessantes   moaning    no pl  
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
lamentation n.
lamentation

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Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
n.
Wailing Wall
n.
Book of Lamentations
exp.
to pour out lamentations
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'lamentation' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
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lamentation
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lamentation
n.
lamentations
n.
lamentations
n.
lamentations
exp.
L'heure était au deuil et à la lamentation.
n.
livre des Lamentations
n.
mur des lamentations
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"lamentation": examples and translations in context
Combien de fois la louange de Dieu disparaît-elle de nos lèvres pour faire place à un chant de lamentation! How often the praise of God dies on our lips and a song of lament comes instead!
Pleurons ensemble, unissons notre douleur dans la lamentation. Let's cry together, unite our pain in a lament.
C'est pourquoi, dès l'aube, la prière devient une lamentation, une supplication, une demande d'aide. This is why already at daybreak our prayer becomes a lament, a supplication, a plea for help.
1. Le Psaume que nous venons d'entendre se présente sous la forme d'une lamentation et d'une supplication de tout le peuple d'Israël. 1. The Psalm we just heard is a song of lament, a plea from the entire people of Israel.
Marcus Valerius Martialis, livre 11, épigramme 43, La lamentation d'une femme au garçon -sodomite... Marcus Valerius Martialis, book 11, epigram 43, the lament of the wife of a boy-buggerer -
Celles-là, nous les laissons à ceux qui suivent la « déesse lamentation » ! Let’s leave these epithets to the followers of the “goddess of lamentation”.
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