sepulture

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French sepulture, from Latin sepultura.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɛpəɫtʃə(ɹ)/, /ˈsɛpəɫˌtʃʊə(ɹ)/

Noun[edit]

sepulture (countable and uncountable, plural sepultures)

  1. (uncountable) The act of sepulchering.
  2. (archaic) Alternative form of sepulchre

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

sepulture (third-person singular simple present sepultures, present participle sepulturing, simple past and past participle sepultured)

  1. (transitive) To inter in a sepulture.

Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

sepultūre

  1. vocative masculine singular of sepultūrus