how to pronounce hosanna


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the above transcription of hosanna is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

hosanna is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of hosanna in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… shouting joyfully Hosanna Hosanna in the …”

meanings of hosanna


  1. A cry of praise or adoration to God in liturgical use among the Jews, and said to have been shouted in recognition of the Messiahship of Jesus on his entry into Jerusalem; hence since used in the Christian Church.


  1. A cry of ‘hosanna'.


  1. To give a cry of ‘hosanna'.

hosanna frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word hosanna occurs in english on average 0.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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