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selah

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Pronunciation: /ˈsiːlə
 
, -lɑː/

Definition of selah in English:

exclamation

(In the Bible) occurring frequently at the end of a verse in Psalms and Habakkuk, probably as a musical direction.

Origin

from Hebrew selāh.

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