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Examples of sepulchre in a Sentence
a poem describing the forgotten sepulcher of a valiant knight of the Middle Ages
Recent Examples of sepulchre from the Web
The Garden Tomb, is believed by many to be the garden and sepulchre of Joseph of Arimathea, and therefore a possible site of the resurrection of Jesus.
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Origin and Etymology of sepulchre
First Known Use: 13th centurySee Words from the same year
First Known Use of sepulchre
SEPULCHRE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of sepulchre for English Language Learners
: a place of burial
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