There are 3 main translations of gloria in English:

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gloria 1

Pronunciation: / ˈglɔrja /

nome femminile

  • 2 (Religione)gloria a Dio!
    glory be to God! praise the Lord!
    gloria a Dio nell'alto dei cieli
    glory to God in the high
    a maggior gloria di Dio
    to the greater glory of God
  • 5 (Arte)il Cristo in gloria
    Christ in majesty

Idioms

lavorare per la gloria

[ironico]
to work for peanuts

che Dio l'abbia in gloria

essere in gloria

[informale]
= to be drunk

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gloria 2
Pronunciation: / ˈglɔrja /

nome maschile invariabile

(Religione)

Idioms

tutti i salmi finiscono in gloria

[proverbio]
follow the river and you'll get to the sea

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Gloria
Pronunciation: / ˈglɔrja /

nome proprio femminile

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