As verbs the difference between chant and hant
is that chant
is to sing, especially without instruments, and as applied to monophonic and pre-modern music while hant
is to strip, peel (bark).
As a noun chant
is type of singing done generally without instruments and harmony.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
* (archaic) chaunt
To sing, especially without instruments, and as applied to monophonic and pre-modern music.
To sing or intone sacred text.
- The cheerful birds do chant sweet music.
Type of singing done generally without instruments and harmony.
(music) A short and simple melody, divided into two parts by double bars, to which unmetrical psalms, etc., are sung or recited. It is the most ancient form of choral music.
Twang; manner of speaking; a canting tone.
A repetitive song, typically an incantation or part of a ritual.
- His strange face, his strange chant .