Definition of Funeral. Meaning of Funeral. Synonyms of Funeral

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Definition of Funeral

Funeral
Funeral Fu"ner*al, a. [LL. funeralis. See Funeral, n.] Per. taining to a funeral; used at the interment of the dead; as, funeral rites, honors, or ceremonies. --Shak. Funeral pile, a structure of combustible material, upon which a dead body is placed to be reduced to ashes, as part of a funeral rite; a pyre. -- Fu"ner*al*ly, adv. [Obs.] --Sir T. Browne.

Meaning of Funeral from wikipedia

- Funerary practices in different cultures A funeral is a ceremony connected with the final disposition of a corpse, such as a burial or cremation, with...
- state funeral is a public funeral ceremony, observing the strict rules of protocol, held to honour people of national significance. State funerals usually...
- A funeral home, funeral parlor or mortuary, is a business that provides burial and funeral services for the dead and their families. These services may...
- Four Weddings and a Funeral is a 1994 British romantic comedy film directed by Mike Newell. It is the first of several films by screenwriter Richard Curtis...
- The majority of funerals (葬儀, sōgi or 葬式, sōshiki) in ****an include a wake, the cremation of the deceased, a burial in a family grave, and a periodic memorial...
- A funeral is a ceremony marking a person's death. Funeral may also refer to: The Funeral (1984 film), a film by Juzo Itami The Funeral (1996 film), a film...
- A funeral director, also known as an undertaker (British English) or mortician (American English), is a professional involved in the business of funeral...
- A jazz funeral is a funeral procession accompanied by a br**** band, in the tradition of New Orleans, Louisiana. The term "jazz funeral" was long in use...
- Funeral potatoes (also great potatoes, cheesy potatoes, hash brown c****erole, cheesy hash browns, those potatoes, or party potatoes) is a traditional...
- Norse funerals, or the burial customs of Viking Age North Germanic Nor**** (early medieval Scandinavians), are known both from archaeology and from historical...
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