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Exclamation vs. Hallelujah — What's the Difference?

Exclamation vs. Hallelujah — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Exclamation and Hallelujah

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Exclamation

An abrupt, forceful utterance
An exclamation of delight.
Apr 22, 2021

Hallelujah

Hallelujah ( HAL-i-LOO-yə) is an interjection used as an expression of gratitude and adoration. It is a transliteration of the Hebrew phrase הַלְלוּ יָהּ‎ (Modern Hebrew hallūyāh, Tiberian haləlūyāh), which means to praise Jah (from הַלְלוּ‎, "praise;" and יָהּ‎, Jah.) The word hallel in Hebrew means a joyous praise in song.
Apr 22, 2021

Exclamation

An outcry, as of protest.
Apr 22, 2021

Hallelujah

Used to express praise or joy.
Apr 22, 2021

Exclamation

(Grammar) An interjection.
Apr 22, 2021
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Hallelujah

An exclamation of "hallelujah."
Apr 22, 2021

Exclamation

A loud calling or crying out, for example as in surprise, pain, grief, joy, anger, etc.
Apr 22, 2021

Hallelujah

(Music) A composition expressing praise and based on the word "hallelujah."
Apr 22, 2021

Exclamation

A word expressing outcry; an interjection
Apr 22, 2021

Hallelujah

(by extension) A general expression of gratitude or adoration.
Hallelujah! It’s finally the weekend!
Apr 22, 2021

Exclamation

(linguistics) A clause type used to make an exclamatory statement: What a mess they made!; How stupid I was!
Apr 22, 2021

Hallelujah

A shout of “Hallelujah”.
Apr 22, 2021

Exclamation

An exclamation mark
Apr 22, 2021

Hallelujah

(music) A song of praise to God; a musical composition based on the word "Hallelujah".
Apr 22, 2021

Exclamation

A loud calling or crying out; outcry; loud or emphatic utterance; vehement vociferation; clamor; that which is cried out, as an expression of feeling; sudden expression of sound or words indicative of emotion, as in surprise, pain, grief, joy, anger, etc.
Exclamations against abuses in the church.
Thus will I drown your exclamations.
A festive exclamation not unsuited to the occasion.
Apr 22, 2021

Hallelujah

(in the plural) General praise.
Apr 22, 2021

Exclamation

A word expressing outcry; an interjection; a word expressing passion, as wonder, fear, or grief.
Apr 22, 2021

Hallelujah

(intransitive) To cry "hallelujah" in praise.
Apr 22, 2021

Exclamation

A mark or sign by which outcry or emphatic utterance is marked; thus [!]; - called also exclamation point.
Apr 22, 2021

Hallelujah

A shout or song of praise to God
Apr 22, 2021

Exclamation

An abrupt excited utterance;
She gave an exclamation of delight
There was much exclaiming over it
Apr 22, 2021

Exclamation

A loud complaint or protest or reproach
Apr 22, 2021

Exclamation

An exclamatory rhetorical device;
O tempore! O mores
Apr 22, 2021

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