Definition of "sepulchres" [sepulchres]

  • Plural form of sepulchre. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "sepulchres" in a sentence
  • "stones of ... pit -- whose bodies are buried in sepulchres excavated amidst stones, whereas the king of Babylon is an unburied "carcass trodden under foot.""
  • "Egyptians and Persians, and is practiced at the present day, among many nations; also the custom of placing food in their sepulchres, which is rebuked by St. Augustine."
  • "One of the sepulchres was a well-jointed vault of stone with no wall-paintings."
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