an expression of praise (such as a speech or poem), often on the occasion of someone's death
When she died, her son flew all the way from the other side of the planet to deliver a eulogy at her funeral.
eu (well)#legein (to gather, choose, speak) (Greek, cognate with Latin legere)
encomium, eulogy, paean, plaudit
eulogy = Euler + geometry; Euler was very good at geometry; so we praise him, give him a EULOGY eulogy = eu-'good' + log 'root: logue [dialogue, talk, speech] ' => Good speech