Inhume
Inhume In*hume", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Inhumed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Inhuming}.] [Cf. F. inhumer. See {Inhumate}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To deposit, as a dead body, in the earth; to bury; to inter. [1913 Webster]

Weeping they bear the mangled heaps of slain, Inhume the natives in their native plain. --Pope. [1913 Webster]

2. To bury or place in warm earth for chemical or medicinal purposes. [1913 Webster]


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  • inhumé — inhumé, ée (i nu mé, mée) part. passé d inhumer. •   La populace, toujours extrême, toujours barbare quand on lui lâche la bride, va déterrer le corps de Concini, inhumé à Saint Germain l Auxerrois, VOLT. Moeurs, 175. •   Le curé de Saint Étienne …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • inhume — c.1600 (implied in inhumed), from L. inhumare to bury, lit. to put into the ground, from in in (see IN (Cf. in ) (2)) + humus earth, soil (see HUMUS (Cf. humus)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • inhumé — Inhumé, [inhum]ée. part …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • inhume — [in hyo͞om′] vt. inhumed, inhuming [Fr inhumer < L inhumare < in , in + humus, earth: see HUMUS2] to bury (a dead body); inter inhumation n …   English World dictionary

  • Inhumé — Rite funéraire Le rite funéraire (ou funérailles) est un ensemble de gestes et de paroles accompagnant l agonie puis la mort d un être humain. Les anthropologues considèrent généralement que les rituels funéraires sont un des fondement ou… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • inhume — transitive verb (inhumed; inhuming) Etymology: probably from French inhumer, from Medieval Latin inhumare, from Latin in + humus earth more at humble Date: 1604 bury, inter • inhumation noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • inhume — inhumation, n. inhumer, n. /in hyoohm / or, often, / yoohm /, v.t., inhumed, inhuming. to bury; inter. [1610 20; < ML inhumare, equiv. to L in IN 2 + humare, deriv. of humus earth (see HUMUS); cf. EXHUME] * * * …   Universalium

  • inhume — verb To bury in a grave. Syn: bury, entomb, inter Ant: dig up, disentomb, disinter, exhume …   Wiktionary

  • inhume — Synonyms and related words: bury, coffin, conduct a funeral, encoffin, ensepulcher, enshrine, entomb, hearse, inearth, inter, inurn, lay away, lay to rest, plant, put away, sepulcher, sepulture, tomb …   Moby Thesaurus

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