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  1. missa(Noun)

    a mass, in the sense of a composition setting several sung parts of the liturgic service (most often chosen from the ordinary parts Kyrie, Gloria, Credo, Agnus Dei and/or Sanctus) to music, notably when the text in Latin is used (as long universally prescribed by Rome)

  2. Origin: From the phrase "Ite, missa est,", "Go, it is the dismissal (or sending)", reinterpreted as naming the ceremony: "Go, it is the Mass" or "Go, the Mass is over"; from perfect passive participle missus, dismissal or sending, from verb mittere, send

Webster Dictionary

  1. Missa(noun)

    the service or sacrifice of the Mass

  2. Origin: [LL. See 1st Mass.]


  1. MISSA

    Missa is an EP by Dir En Grey. It was released on July 25, 1997 and marks the band's debut. The sixth track, "Byou Shin", was later re-recorded for the 2002 EP, Six Ugly, while the first track, "Kiri to Mayu", was re-recorded for their 2012 single "Rinkaku".

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of missa in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of missa in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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