Difference between Anthem and Hymn

What is the difference between Anthem and Hymn?

Anthem as a noun is antiphon. while Hymn as a noun is a song of praise or worship


Part of speech: noun

Definition: Antiphon. A choral or vocal composition, often with a religious or political lyric. A hymn of praise or loyalty. A very popular song or track.

Example sentence: I've been to New Zealand before, many times. And of course it has a significance to me because I do have something that's very special in New Zealand. I have '10 Guitars,' which is a very popular song, and I understand it's like the second national anthem over there.


Part of speech: noun

Definition: a song of praise or worship

Part of speech: verb

Definition: To sing a hymn; to praise or worship by singing.

Example sentence: Every formula which expresses a law of nature is a hymn of praise to God.

We hope you now know whether to use Anthem or Hymn in your sentence.

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