exequy

Definitions:

  • <em>plural</em> Funeral rites; the ceremonies of burial; obsequies.
  • A funeral hymn or elegy: as, the <em>exequy</em> on the death of his wife by Henry King, Bishop of Chichester.
  • A funeral rite (usually in the plural); the ceremonies of burial; obsequies; funeral procession.
  • <xref>Funeral</xref> rites.
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