Definition of oraison funèbre in English:

oraison funèbre

(also oraison funebre)

Pronunciation /ˌɒreɪzɒ̃ fəˈnɛbr(ər)/ /ˌɒreɪz(ɒ)n fəˈnɛbr(ər)/

noun

  • A funeral oration.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From French oraison funèbre from oraison + funèbre.