túmulo

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Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

túmulo m (plural túmulos)

  1. tomb
  2. burial mound

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túmulo

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tumulus (mound; barrow), from tumeō (I swell), from Proto-Indo-European *tūm- (to swell, to increase).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

túmulo m (plural túmulos)

  1. tomb (small building or vault for the remains of the dead)
  2. grave (excavation for burial)
  3. (figuratively) someone who keeps secrets

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