funeral, lament, elegy, hymn, mass, plaint, threnody, wail, dirge, Mass for the dead, coronach, lamentation.
Close by the wall a peristyle of pines Sings requiem
to all the dead that sleep.
The glorious melody sighed its own requiem
and softly died away on a single note.
And that was the requiem
of the Von Dussels!