URN FOR ASHES

[N]
CONDITORIUM (-I) (N)

English-Latin dictionary. 2014.

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  • urn — urnlike, adj. /errn/, n. 1. a large or decorative vase, esp. one with an ornamental foot or pedestal. 2. a vase for holding the ashes of the cremated dead. 3. a large metal container with a spigot, used for making or serving tea or coffee in… …   Universalium

  • urn — Éœrn /ɜːn n. jar for ashes; decorative vase (especially one on an ornamental pedestal); container in which a large quantity of hot water (or tea or coffee) is held and can be poured out through a spout …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Urn (band) — Urn From left to right: Dominic St. Charles, Julian Umberger, Lex, Chris Shive, Sophia Background informationOriginChicago, Illinois, United States flagicon|USAGenre(s)Gothic metalYearsactive1994 1996, 2000 Label(s)Rotting Corpse RecordsWebsite …   Wikipedia

  • Urn — Urn, n. [OE. urne, L. urna; perhaps fr. urere to burn, and sop called as being made of burnt clay (cf. {East}): cf. F. urne.] [1913 Webster] 1. A vessel of various forms, usually a vase furnished with a foot or pedestal, employed for different… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Urn mosses — Urn Urn, n. [OE. urne, L. urna; perhaps fr. urere to burn, and sop called as being made of burnt clay (cf. {East}): cf. F. urne.] [1913 Webster] 1. A vessel of various forms, usually a vase furnished with a foot or pedestal, employed for… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • urn — [ʉrn] n. [ME < L urna, urn; akin to urceus, jug] 1. a) a vase, esp. one with a foot or pedestal b) such a vase used to hold the ashes of a cremated body 2. a large metal container with a faucet, used for making and serving hot coffee, tea, etc …   English World dictionary

  • urn — [ ɜrn ] noun count a container for the ASHES of a dead person after the body has been burned a. a large metal container for making tea or coffee b. a large attractive container for flowers or plants …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • urn — [ə:n US ə:rn] n [Date: 1300 1400; : Latin; Origin: urna] 1.) a decorated container, especially one that is used for holding the ↑ashes of a dead body 2.) a metal container that holds a large amount of tea or coffee …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • urn — ► NOUN 1) a tall, rounded vase with a stem and base, especially one for storing a cremated person s ashes. 2) a large metal container with a tap, in which tea or coffee is made and kept hot. ORIGIN Latin urna …   English terms dictionary

  • Ashes — /ˈæʃəz/ (say ashuhz) plural noun the 1. the trophy, in the form of an urn containing a cremated cricket stump (or bail), kept permanently in England, played for by England and Australia in test cricket. 2. a series of cricket test matches played… …   Australian English dictionary

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