Te-deum meaning

tā' dā'əm, -o͝om, tē' dē'əm
A hymn of praise to God sung as part of a Christian liturgy.
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An ancient Christian hymn beginning Te Deum laudamus (We praise thee, O God)
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Music for this hymn.
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A service of thanksgiving at which this hymn is used.
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An early Christian hymn of praise.
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A religious service in which the singing of the hymn forms a principal part; a public thanksgiving.
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Origin of te-deum

From Late Latin Tē Deum (laudāmus) You, God, (we praise), the opening words of the hymn Latin you Latin deum accusative of deus god