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funeralnoun [C]

us   /ˈfju·nər·əl/
a ceremony honoring someone who has recently died, which happens before burying or burning the body
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funeralnoun [C]

uk   /ˈfjuː.nər.əl/ us   /ˈfjuː.nɚ.əl/
B2 a (usually religious) ceremony for burying or burning the body of a dead person: The funeral will be held next Friday. Over 300 mourners attended the funeral. a funeral procession

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Translations of “funeral”
in Korean 장례식…
in Arabic جَنازة…
in Malaysian upacara pengebumian…
in French funérailles…
in Russian похороны…
in Chinese (Traditional) 葬禮, 喪禮…
in Italian funerale…
in Turkish cenaze töreni…
in Polish pogrzeb…
in Spanish entierro, funeral…
in Vietnamese đám tang…
in Portuguese funeral…
in Thai งานศพ…
in German das Begräbnis, Begräbnis-……
in Catalan enterrament, funeral…
in Japanese 葬式…
in Chinese (Simplified) 葬礼, 丧礼…
in Indonesian upacara pemakaman…
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