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  1. the final church service of the day in the Christian tradition of canonical hours

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  2. pronounced /ˈkɒmplɪn/; also Complin, Night Prayer, Prayers at the End of the Day

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  3. The English word Compline is derived from the Latin completorium, as Compline is the completion of the working day

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  4. The word was first used in this sense about the beginning of the 6th century by St. Benedict in his Rule (Regula Benedicti; hereafter, RB), in Chapters 16, 17, 18, and 42, and he even uses the verb complere to signify Compline

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  5. "Omnes ergo in unum positi compleant" ("All having assembled in one place, let them say Compline"); "et exuentes a completorio" ("and, after going out from Compline...") (RB, Chap. 42)

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