Synonyms for Hymn:

n.

canticle, hosanna, motet, evensong, Christmas Carol, litany, alma mater, cover, calypso, chanty, paean, song of worship, ode, oratorio, chant. anthem (noun)
canticle.
communication (noun)
anthem.
hymn (noun)
anthem.
music (noun)
symphony, bebop, carol, lullaby, arrangement, psalm, song, serenade, tune, lyric, music, blues, score, chorus, quartet, composition, vocalization, ditty, syncopation, sonata, air, concerto, harmony, aria, ballet, melody, concert, jazz, ballad, instrumental.
religious song (noun)
psalm, ode, aria, oratorio, canticle, hosanna, chant, evensong, carol, paean, ditty.

Other synonyms:

chant. hymn
paean.
vespers
evensong.
Other relevant words:
cover, litany, anthem, evensong, hosanna, motet, ode, chanty, paean, chant, canticle, calypso, oratorio.

Usage examples for hymn

  1. Our baby at least, let us hope, had Christmas feeling enough to understand the laughing and hymn singing in the face of the storm. – Stories of Childhood by Various
  2. I mean Hymn of- Praise, dear ... – The Nest of the Sparrowhawk by Baroness Orczy
  3. John Hay suggested that he copy a hymn a few hundred lines of Young's " Night Thoughts," and an equal amount of Pollak's " Course of Time." – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009