cementerio

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Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Semi-learned borrowing from Late Latin coemētērium, from Ancient Greek κοιμητήριον (koimētḗrion, sleeping chamber). Probably influenced by Spanish cemento, whence the intrusive n.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /θemenˈteɾjo/, [θe.mẽn̪ˈt̪e.ɾjo]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /semenˈteɾjo/, [se.mẽn̪ˈt̪e.ɾjo]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

cementerio m (plural cementerios)

  1. cemetery
    Synonym: (Andalusia, Latin America) panteón
  2. junkyard, scrapyard

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