myriologue

Myriologue

Myr"i*o*logue\, n. [F. myriologue, myriologie, NGr. ?, ?, fr. Gr. ? the goddess of fate or death + ? speech, discourse.] An extemporaneous funeral song, composed and sung by a woman on the death of a friend. [Modern Greece]
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