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hallelujah in Easton's Bible Dictionary

praise ye Jehovah, frequently rendered "Praise ye the LORD," stands at the beginning of ten of the psalms (106, 111-113, 135, 146-150), hence called "hallelujah psalms." From its frequent occurrence it grew into a formula of praise. The Greek form of the word (alleluia) is found in Rev. 19:1, 3, 4, 6.

hallelujah in Smith's Bible Dictionary

(praise ye the Lord). [ALLELUIA]

hallelujah in Schaff's Bible Dictionary

HALLELU'JAH . See Alleluia.