Sentence Examples


  • " Like a few of the Psalms, Lamentations i.-iv.
  • Bereshith Rabba, on Genesis, and Ekhah Rabbati, on Lamentations, were probably edited in the 7th century.
  • In the Hebrew Bible Lamentations is placed among the Cetubim or Hagiographa, usually as the middle book of the five Megilloth or Ferial Rolls (Canticles, Ruth, Lamentations, Ecclesiastes, Esther) according to the order of the days on which they are read in the Synagogue, Lamentations being read on the 9th of Ab (6th of August), when the destruction of the Temple is commemorated (Mass.
  • For an eight-fold repetition.) The alphabet of Lamentations ii.
  • Unlike the latter, the Septuagint Lamentations sticks closely to the Massoretic text.