sing of

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sing of someone or something

to tell about or sing a song about someone or something. The folksinger sang of Paul Bunyan. They all sang of happier times in the past.
See also: of, sing
References in classic literature ?
For very long after they became Christian the Saxons kept their old pagan ways of thought, and Caedmon, when he came to sing of holy things, sang as a minstrel might.
John assumes that he is not worthy to sing of God's redemption when that redemption is standing before him in human form.