Hympne
Hympne \Hymp"ne\, n. A hymn. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

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  • Hymn — (h[i^]m), n. [OE. hympne, ympne, F. hymne, OF. also ymne, L. hymnus, Gr. ?; perh. akin to ? web, ? to weave, and so to E. weave.] An ode or song of praise or adoration; especially, a religious ode, a sacred lyric; a song of praise or thanksgiving …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hymn book — Hymn Hymn (h[i^]m), n. [OE. hympne, ympne, F. hymne, OF. also ymne, L. hymnus, Gr. ?; perh. akin to ? web, ? to weave, and so to E. weave.] An ode or song of praise or adoration; especially, a religious ode, a sacred lyric; a song of praise or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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