Definition of Oration. Meaning of Oration. Synonyms of Oration

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Definition of Oration

Oration
Oration O*ra"tion, v. i. To deliver an oration. --Donne.

Meaning of Oration from wikipedia

- Public speaking (also called oratory or oration) is the process or act of performing a speech to a live audience. Public speaking is commonly understood...
- The Catiline or Catilinarian Orations are a set of speeches to the Roman Senate given in 63 BC by Marcus Tullius Cicero, one of the year's consuls, accusing...
- Pericles' Funeral Oration is a famous speech from Thucydides' History of the Peloponnesian War. The speech was delivered by Pericles, an eminent Athenian...
- was Everett's two-hour oration that was slated to be the "Gettysburg address" that day. His now seldom-read 13,607-word oration began: Standing beneath...
- The term "Funeral Oration" may refer to: Pericles' Funeral Oration, delivered at the end of the first year of the First Peloponnesian War to honor the...
- Sir Donald Bradman Oration is an Australian Cricket calendar event which honours the career, contribution and memory of one of the greatest-ever cricketers...
- The Harveian Oration is a yearly lecture held at the Royal College of Physicians of London. It was instituted in 1656 by William Harvey, discoverer of...
- closing words of the graveside oration of Patrick Pe**** at the funeral of Jeremiah O'Donovan Rossa on 1 August 1915. The oration roused Irish republican feeling...
- The Tenterfield Oration was a speech given by Sir Henry Parkes, Premier of the Colony of New South Wales at the Tenterfield School of Arts in Tenterfield...
- The Oration on the Dignity of Man (De hominis dignitate) is a famous public discourse composed in 1486 by Pico della Mirandola, an Italian scholar and...
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