book of lamentations definition

  • noun:
    • an Old Testament guide lamenting the desolation of Judah following the destruction of Jerusalem in 586 BC; typically caused by the prophet Jeremiah
    • a classic Testament book lamenting the desolation of Judah after the destruction of Jerusalem in 586 BC; typically caused by the prophet Jeremiah
41 votes

How would you define book of lamentations?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!