[n] a song or hymn of mourning composed or performed as a memorial to a dead person
Poem of lamentation. See elegy.
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coronach, lament, requiem, threnody
alba, anacreontic, anthem, art song, aubade, balada, ballad, ballade, ballata, barcarole, bemoan, bewail, blues, blues song, boat song, Brautlied, bridal hymn, brindisi, bucolic, burial service, calypso, canso, canticle, canzone, canzonet, canzonetta, car