panegyrist
noun Date: 1605 eulogist

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  • Panegyrist — Pan e*gyr ist, n. [L. panegyrista, Gr. panhgyristh s, one who attends a panh gyris: cf. panhgyri zein to celebrate or attend a public festival, to make a set speech, esp. a panegyric, in a public assembly. See {Panegyric}.] One who delivers a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Panegyrist — Ein Panegyrikon (von altgriechisch pan = alles und agora = Versammlung) ist in der katholischen Liturgie eine Bezeichnung für eine Sammlung von Predigten und Homilien. Ursprünglich wurde ein Panegyrikon an einer Panegyris, einer Festversammlung… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • panegyrist — /pan i jir ist, juy rist, pan i jir ist, juy rist/, n. a person who panegyrizes; eulogist. [1595 1605; < LL panegyrista < Gk panegyristés one who takes part in a public festival or assembly, equiv. to panegyr(izein) to celebrate a public festival …   Universalium

  • panegyrist — noun A eulogist; one who delivers a panegyric or eulogy …   Wiktionary

  • panegyrist — pan·e gyr·ist || ‚pænɪ dʒɪrɪst n. one who writes songs of praise, one who writes eulogies; one who commends, one who praises …   English contemporary dictionary

  • panegyrist — pan·e·gyr·ist …   English syllables

  • panegyrist — /pænəˈdʒɪrəst/ (say panuh jiruhst) noun someone who panegyrises …   Australian English dictionary

  • panegyrist — noun an orator who delivers eulogies or panegyrics • Syn: ↑eulogist • Derivationally related forms: ↑panegyric • Hypernyms: ↑orator, ↑speechmaker, ↑rhetorician, ↑public speaker, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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