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Pronunciation: / elevasjɔ̃ /

Translation of élévation in English:

nom féminin

  • 2 (noblesse) See examples: l'élévation de leurs sentiments
    their fine feelings
    l'élévation de leurs idéaux
    their lofty ideals
  • 3 (mouvement) See examples: l'élévation de l'âme
    the uplifting of the soul
  • 6 (Géographie)élévation de terrain
    rise in the ground
  • 8 (Religion)
    Elevation (of the Host)


Élévation de la Croix

  • (Art)
    Raising of the Cross

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