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Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] tumba from Ancient Greek τύμβος (tumbos), a sepulchral mound, tomb, grave).

Pronunciation

Noun

Governor John R. Tanner's tomb

Singular
tomb

Plural
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tomb ({{{1}}})
  1. A small building (or "vault") for the remains of the dead, with walls, a roof, and (if it is to be used for more than one corpse) a door. It may be partly or wholly in the ground (except for its entrance) in a cemetery, or it may be inside a church proper or in its crypt. Single tombs may be permanently sealed; those for families (or other groups) have doors for access whenever needed.

Translations

Verb

Infinitive
to tomb

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to tomb (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To bury.

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