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Tantum ergo part 2

Here is the English by Rev Caswall

To the everlasting Father,
And the Son Who reigns on high
With the Holy Spirit proceeding
Forth from each eternally,
Be salvation, honor blessing,
Might and endless majesty.

Genitori,
to the Father,
Genitoque
also to the Son

Laus
praise
et
and
iubilatio,
jubilation

Salus,
health/salvation
honor,
honour
virtus
power
quoque
also

Sit
be
et
and
benedictio:
blessing

Procedenti
to him who proceedeth
ab
from
utroque
both

Compar
equal
sit
be
laudatio.
laudation

The word BENEDICTION is made of BENE = good/well and DICERE = to speak. So to bless is to speak well of someone or something.

1. What does jubilatio mean?
 
 
 
 

Question 1 of 10

2. how old are you
 
 
 
 
 

Question 2 of 10

3. Match these together:
power
both
jubilation
and
to the father
jubilatio
genitori
utroque
et
virtus

Question 3 of 10

4. Arrange the first few words in order – good to know these well, ready to sing!
  • et
  • Genitori
  • jubilatio
  • laus
  • Genitoque

Question 4 of 10

5. what two things go with bene/dictio.
 
 
 
 

Question 5 of 10

6. match the latin with the english.
be
also
egual
praise
sit
quoque
compar
laus

Question 6 of 10

7. procedenti means to who who proceedeth/to him who proceedeth/to them who proceedeth
 
 
 

Question 7 of 10

8. Does salus mean praise?
 
 

Question 8 of 10

9. Fill in the missing words from the middle of the second verse of Tantum Ergo: jubilatio salus honor quoque

Question 9 of 10

10. what does pilium mean
 
 
 
 

Question 10 of 10