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Melvil Decimal System: 783

Wording: Arts and Recreation > Music > Sacred

Dewmoji: 🎨 > đŸŽŧ > 🙏

0
Information
174,304
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
161,748
💭
2
Religion
423,003
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
881,215
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
117,983
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
273,951
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
639,220
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
651,263
🎨
8
Literature
864,955
📚
9
Biography and History
550,626
đŸ—ŋ
70
General Art
66,296
🎨
71
Landscape Gardening
8,262
🏡
72
Architecture
39,909
đŸŦ
73
Sculpture
23,292
đŸ—ŋ
74
Drawing; Decoration; Design
143,604
✏
75
Painting
40,205
🎨
76
Engraving
9,479
🆒
77
Photography
32,722
📷
78
Music
91,933
đŸŽŧ
79
Amusements and Recreation
195,561
âšŊ
780
Music
17,061
đŸŽŧ
781
Genres And Theory
17,815
👂
782
Vocal
28,879
🎤
783
Sacred
3,314
🙏
784
Instrumental
6,917
🎸
785
Orchestral
1,835
đŸŽē
786
Piano and Organ
8,139
🎹
787
Stringed Instruments
5,201
đŸŽģ
788
Wind Instruments
1,924
🎷
789
Composers and types of music
848
🗄
783.0
489
783.1
41
783.2
574
783.3
240
783.4
117
783.5
96
783.6
Christmas Carols
294
🎄
783.7
92
783.8
110
783.9
Congregational Singing, Psalmody, Hymnody
608

Works under MDS 783

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1922 Edition
Modern language
Emoji

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MDS classes with significant recommendations overlap, excluding ones under the same top-level class.

MDSScheduleRatioCount
264Religion > Christian organization, social work, worship > Public Worship; Ritual33264
264.0Religion > Christian organization, social work, worship > Public Worship; Ritual28.8144
26XReligion > Christian organization, social work, worship8.2368
28XReligion > Christian denominations7.5187
24XReligion > Christian practice and observance5.1285
220Religion > Bible > Bible5105
2XXReligion 4.41415
22XReligion > Bible4.3238
23XReligion > Christianity3.8167
248Religion > Christian practice and observance > Christian Life3.6119

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