Definition of exequy in English:

exequy

noun

formal
  • Funeral rites; obsequies.

    ‘he attended the exequies for the Pope’
    • ‘Victoria's last publication was the Officium defunctorum, written, he states, for the exequies of the dowager empress in 1603, and including his famous six-voice music for the Requiem Mass.’
    burying, interment, committal, inhumation
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Origin

Late Middle English: via Old French from Latin exsequias, accusative of exsequiae funeral ceremonies from exsequi follow after.

Pronunciation:

exequy

/ˈeksikwē/