Epitaphist Ep"i*taph`ist, n. An epitapher. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • Epitaphist — Epi|ta|phist der; en, en <zu ↑...ist> Verfasser von Grabschriften …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • epitaphist — epitapher /epˈi täf ər/ or epˈitaphist noun A composer of epitaphs • • • Main Entry: ↑epitaph …   Useful english dictionary

  • Epitaphĭum — (lat., v. gr.), 1) Grabmal: 2) Grabschrift; Verfertiger derselben: Epitaphist …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Epitaphios — Epitaphios, grch., was zum Leichenbegängnisse gehört, dah. Leichenrede, Spiel zu Ehren gefallener Vaterlandskämpfer; Epitaphist, Grabschriftenmacher, Epitaphium, Grabinschrift, Grabmal …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • epitaph — epitaphic /ep i taf ik/, adj. epitaphist, n. epitaphless, adj. /ep i taf , tahf /, n. 1. a commemorative inscription on a tomb or mortuary monument about the person buried at that site. 2. a brief poem or other writing in praise of a deceased… …   Universalium

  • epitaph — /ˈɛpitaf / (say epeetahf), /ˈɛpə / (say epuh ) noun 1. a commemorative inscription on a tomb or mortuary monument. 2. any brief writing resembling such an inscription. {Middle English epitaphe, from Latin epitaphium, from Greek epitaphion funeral …   Australian English dictionary

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