cinerarium

noun
cin·​er·​ar·​i·​um | \ ˌsi-nə-ˈrer-ē-əm \
plural cineraria\ ˌsi-​nə-​ˈrer-​ē-​ə \

Definition of cinerarium

: a place to receive the ashes of the cremated dead

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cinerary \ ˈsi-​nə-​ˌrer-​ē \ adjective

First Known Use of cinerarium

1880, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cinerarium

Latin, from ciner-, cinis

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