Pronunciation: (hal"u-lOO'yu), [key]
Praise ye the Lord!
1. an exclamation of “hallelujah!”
2. a shout of joy, praise, or gratitude.
3. a musical composition wholly or principally based upon the word “hallelujah.” Also,hal"le•lu'iah.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.