ETYM Greek, well speaking; eu well + lego to speak. Related to Eulogium, and see Legend.
1. A speech of praise in honor of one who has died.
2. A speech or writing in commendation of the character or services of a person.
3. Laudatory speech or writing; high praise.
ETYM Latin panegyricus, Greek panegyricos: cf. French panégyrique. Related to Panegyric.
An oration or eulogy in praise of some person or achievement; a formal or elaborate encomium; a laudatory discourse; eulogy.
Elaborate and poetic compliment; eulogy; laudation; Eulogy.