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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Lamentations, Book of Lamentations(noun)

    an Old Testament book lamenting the desolation of Judah after the destruction of Jerusalem in 586 BC; traditionally attributed to the prophet Jeremiah

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  1. Lamentations(ProperNoun)

    A book of the Old Testament of Bible, and of the Tanakh.

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  1. Lamentations

    Lamentations is a DVD of Opeth's first live video, released under the Music For Nations label in 2003. It was recorded at the Shepherd's Bush Empire on 25 September 2003. Lamentations features Opeth playing the album Damnation in its entirety, followed by some of the band's songs from Blackwater Park and Deliverance. The only song that was played from albums prior to Blackwater Park was "Demon of the Fall" as an encore song, but the song was not filmed for the DVD due to licensing issues with previous record labels prevented this from happening at the time of the disc's release. The DVD also includes a documentary on the making of both Damnation and Deliverance because both albums were recorded at the same time. This was the first Opeth release with Per Wiberg, although he officially gained membership not until Ghost Reveries. A 2-disc CD version of the live recording was released in 2006 in a collector's edition slipcase.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lamentations in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lamentations in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of lamentations in a Sentence

  1. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Dans le calme du jardin, sur une nuit de lune éclairait, vous pourriez être en mesure d'entendre les lamentations durables de narcisses et jonquilles aveugles aveugles - pour le vrai connaisseur de leur beauté, l'élégance et la grâce. Il est de grandes difficultés qu'un aficionado authentique jamais arrive dans le jardin.

  2. Christopher Paolini:

    The songs of the dead are the lamentations of the living.

  3. Dante Alighieri:

    There sighs, lamentations and loud wailings resounded through the starless air, so that at first it made me weep; strange tongues, horrible language, words of pain, tones of anger, voices loud and hoarse, and with these the sound of hands, made a tumult which is whirling through that air forever dark, and sand eddies in a whirlwind.

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