Thesaurus / sepulture
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Toutes lesquelles ceremonies acheves, on le porta en sepulture en vne ile l'cart loin de la terre ferme.
There was, in classic times, a sacred character attached to all places set apart for the purposes of sepulture.
Even when Christianity fell under the ban of persecution that freedom of sepulture was not at first interfered with.
Many noble Roman families chose the place of their sepulture near the tomb of so illustrious a martyr.
I had, yesterday, quite an interesting excursion to one of these ancient places of sepulture north of the head of Lake Ontario.
THE INDIAN IN HIS WIGWAMHENRY R. SCHOOLCRAFT
It rests at the base of one of the outer pillars of the Lady Chapel, opposite the spot of Racine's final sepulture.
THE STONES OF PARIS IN HISTORY AND LETTERS, VOLUME I (OF 2)BENJAMIN ELLIS MARTIN
The place of sepulture in which they were now walking, was one of the neatest of rural burying places.
THE SHEEPFOLD AND THE COMMON, VOL. II (OF 2)TIMOTHY EAST
The conical mounds are usually built of earth and stones, and are for the most part places of sepulture.
THE MYTHS OF THE NORTH AMERICAN INDIANSLEWIS SPENCE
Besides the king being a pious Christian, such a mode of sepulture would not have been adopted by his followers.
ON SOME ANCIENT BATTLE-FIELDS IN LANCASHIRECHARLES HARDWICK
In some places ground sepulture is common; in others, the corpses are placed in trees.
MYTHS AND LEGENDS OF OUR OWN LAND, COMPLETECHARLES M. SKINNER
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