Definition of hymnography in English:

hymnography

noun

  • See hymnographer

    • ‘Fr. Rutler's views on liturgical music and hymnography are a reflection of his lifelong service to the Lord.’
    • ‘These cycles of verses, intended to be ‘sung whenever one chooses,’ are unique in Slavic hymnography.’
    • ‘Singing a capella is characteristic of Orthodox Christian hymnography.’
    • ‘Roman law and Roman legal practice enriched the system of images of Byzantine hymnography.’
    • ‘This book will be completely accessible to the uninitiated, and a wealth of hymnography for the established cantor.’