eloge

noun
\āˈlōzh, ālȯȯzh\
plural eloges\-ōzhə̇z, -ȯȯzh \

Definition of eloge 

1 archaic : encomium, eulogy

2 : a panegyrical funeral oration

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History and Etymology for eloge

Middle French, from Medieval Latin elogium (influenced in meaning by Medieval Latin eulogium eulogy), from Latin, maxim, saying, inscription on a tombstone, probably by folk etymology (influence of Latin e- and Greek logos word) from Greek elegeion elegy

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