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Definition of Tomb


  1. A pit in which the dead body of a human being is deposited; a grave; a sepulcher.
  2. A house or vault, formed wholly or partly in the earth, with walls and a roof, for the reception of the dead.
  3. A monument erected to inclose the body and preserve the name and memory of the dead.
  4. To place in a tomb; to bury; to inter; to entomb.
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Tomb Translations

tomb in Dutch is groeve, graf
tomb in Finnish is hauta
tomb in French is tombeau, tombe
tomb in German is Grab, Grabmal
tomb in Italian is sepolcro
tomb in Latin is tumbus, sepulchrum
tomb in Norwegian is grav
tomb in Spanish is tumba
tomb in Swedish is grav, grift, gravvalv