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Definition of Tumuli

Tumuli
Tumulus Tu"mu*lus, n.; pl. Tumuli. [L., a mound, a sepulchral mound, probably from tumere to swell. Cf. Tumid.] An artificial hillock, especially one raised over a grave, particularly over the graves of persons buried in ancient times; a barrow.

Meaning of Tumuli from wikipedia

- A tumulus (plural tumuli) is a mound of earth and stones raised over a grave or graves. Tumuli are also known as barrows, burial mounds or kurgans, and...
- 23°58′42″E / 38.11791°N 23.97833°E / 38.11791; 23.97833 There are two tumuli at Marathon, Greece. One is a burial mound (Gr**** τύμβος, tymbos, tomb)...
- of tumuli (barrows) in Serbia, ranging from the prehistoric times to the Middle Ages. Mrčajevci, several prehistoric tumuli Bukovac, Illyrian tumuli and...
- Tumuli Shroomaroom is the second full-length studio album from Welsh stoner rock/doom band Acrimony. It was released in 1997 on Peaceville Records. AllMusic's...
- The tumuli of Cekeen are located in the Diourbel Department of the Diourbel Region. The Diourbel Region and the city of Diourbel were part of the precolonial...
- third century BC (by Antigonos Gonatas) perhaps over smaller individual tumuli to protect the royal tombs from further pillaging after marauding Galati...
- such as ship burials Tumulus – (plural: tumuli) A mound of earth and stones raised over a grave or graves. Tumuli are also known as barrows, burial mounds...
- elaborately decorated like contemporary houses. The arrangement of the tumuli in a grid of streets gave it an appearance similar to the cities of the...
- shrieking, or keening. Her name is connected to the mythologically important tumuli or "mounds" that dot the Irish countryside, which are known as síde (singular...
- The Carpathian Tumuli culture (or "Carpathian Kurgan culture") is the name given to an archaeological culture which evolved in the parts of the Carpathian...
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