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  • An elegy on his death was published by William Tasker, poet and physiognomist, in the same year.
  • 1599) of Constantinople, though far from rivalling his contemporary Fuzuli, wrote much good poetry, including one piece of great excellence, an elegy on Suleiman I.
  • (David's elegy over Saul and Jonathan); and, very probably, in the Septuagint of 1 Kings viii.
  • 20-22, this is hardly a serious deviation from the strict form of elegy (Klagelied).
  • His might is attested also by the fine elegy (2 Sam.