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ecce Line breaks: ecce
Pronunciation: /ˈɛkei/

Definition of ecce in English:


Lo!; behold!.
Example sentences
  • The rubric of it is written in their own blood, with an Ecce; the last Ecce of all, Behold our fearful end.
  • If anyone had been affected by the strength and power of the shout "Ecce Caesar" then Labienus was the man to puncture that boast.
  • "Ecce," I say, not shouting, but speaking clearly, projecting my voice, and my confidence.



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