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Definition of Cemetery

Cemetery

  1. A place or ground set apart for the burial of the dead; a graveyard; a churchyard; a necropolis.

Cemetery Quotations

Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
Malcolm X

The founders of a new colony, whatever Utopia of human virtue and happiness they might originally project, have invariably recognized it among their earliest practical necessities to allot a portion of the virgin soil as a cemetery, and another portion as the site of a prison.
Nathaniel Hawthorne

My closest friend, who died not long ago, is buried near Marx's grave in Highgate cemetery, so I see the gaggle of admirers laying roses at the foot of his tombstone regularly. I have never been tempted to leave flowers there myself. Great theories, shame about the practice. Marx did many things. But inventing class was not one of them.
Alastair Campbell

Being the richest man in the cemetery doesn't matter to me. Going to bed at night saying we've done something wonderful, that's what matters to me.
Steve Jobs

Bores put you in a mental cemetery while you are still walking.
Elsa Maxwell
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Cemetery Translations

cemetery in Dutch is begraafplaats, kerkhof
cemetery in German is Friedhof
cemetery in Italian is camposanto, cimitero
cemetery in Spanish is cementerio
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