Tombs

A structure constructed over or around a burial site.

Quick Facts

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Names
tomb
tombs
sepulchers
sepulchres
graftomben Dutch
graftombe Dutch
praalgraf Dutch
praalgraven Dutch
tombe Italian
tomba Italian
sepulturas Spanish
sepultura Spanish
tumba Spanish
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More Definitions

Elaborations constructed over or around burial sites; for simple interments in the earth, use "graves."

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300005926. The J. Paul Getty Trust.