noun, plural en·co·mi·ums, en·co·mi·a [en-koh-mee-uh] /ɛnˈkoʊ mi ə/.
Origin of encomium
Examples from the Web for encomium
I think he stopped earning that encomium in about the summer of 2000.
The words which I have spoken, you, Phædrus, may call an encomium of Love or anything else which you please.
Such is an abstract of the character which Francesco terms but an atom of the encomium due to his patron.Memoirs of the Dukes of Urbino, Volume I (of 3)|James Dennistoun
The object of this encomium received it with a benignant smile, but Gifford Bruce reproved his saucy niece.The Room with the Tassels|Carolyn Wells