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coffin

noun [C] uk   /ˈkɒf.ɪn/ us    /ˈkɑː.fɪn/ ( US also casket)
a long box in which the body of a dead person is buried or burned
Translations of “coffin”
in Korean 관…
in Arabic تابوت…
in French cercueil…
in Turkish tabut…
in Italian cassa da morto, bara…
in Chinese (Traditional) 棺材, 靈柩…
in Russian гроб…
in Polish trumna…
in Spanish ataúd…
in Portuguese caixão, ataúde…
in German der Sarg…
in Catalan taüt…
in Japanese ひつぎ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 棺材, 灵柩…
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