Epicede

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Epicede A funeral song or discourse; an elegy.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n epicede A funeral song or discourse; an epicedium.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. epicedion, Gr. dirge, elegy, fr. funereal; + care, sorrow: cf. F. épicède,