Translation of "urn" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /ɜːn/ US  /ɝːn/

a container, especially a large round one on a stem, which is used for decorative purposes in a garden, or one which has a lid and is used for holding a dead person's ashes (= the powder that is left after a dead body has been burned)


a large cylindrical metal container with a lid which is used for holding a large amount of drink such as tea or coffee and keeping it hot

a tea urn 茶水桶

(Translation of “urn” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)