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threnode

[three-nohd, thren-ohd] /ˈθri noʊd, ˈθrɛn oʊd/
noun
1.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; by alteration; see ode
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threnody

/ˈθrɛnədɪ; ˈθriː-/
noun (pl) threnodies, threnodes
1.
an ode, song, or speech of lamentation, esp for the dead
Derived Forms
threnodial (θrɪˈnəʊdɪəl), threnodic (θrɪˈnɒdɪk) adjective
threnodist (ˈθrɛnədɪst; ˈθriː-) noun
Word Origin
C17: from Greek thrēnōidia, from thrēnos dirge + ōidē song
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