Graves

An excavation in the earth used for burial.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
622
Names
grave
graves
graven Dutch
graf Dutch
plates-tombes French
plate-tombe French
tombe terragne Italian
tomba terragna Italian
tumbas Spanish
tumba Spanish

More Definitions

Excavations in the earth used for burial; for constructions raised over or around burial sites, use "tombs."

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300005907. The J. Paul Getty Trust.