Definition of eulogy in English:


Syllabification: eu·lo·gy
Pronunciation: /ˈyo͞oləjē

noun (plural eulogies)


late Middle English (in the sense 'high praise'): from medieval Latin eulogium, eulogia (from Greek eulogia 'praise'), apparently influenced by Latin elogium 'inscription on a tomb' (from Greek elegia 'elegy'). The current sense dates from the late 16th century.

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