ci-gît

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French ci gist, calque of Latin hic iacet, from hic(here) + iacet(lies; is lying)

Pronunciation[edit]

Phrase[edit]

ci-gît

  1. (epitaph) here lies

Usage notes[edit]

  • only used on gravestones and in graveyards, etc.