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epitaph

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈepɪtɑːf/
words that are written to remember a dead person, usually on the stone where they are buriedRemembering people who have diedGravestones and monumentsPoetry
Translations of “epitaph”
in Spanish epitafio…
in French épitaphe…
in German die Grabschrift…
in Chinese (Traditional) 悼文, 悼亡詩, (尤指)墓誌銘…
in Russian надгробная надпись…
in Turkish mezar taşı yazısı, yazıt…
in Chinese (Simplified) 悼文, 悼亡诗, (尤指)墓志铭…
in Polish epitafium…
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