epitaphic
adjective see epitaph

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  • Epitaphic — Ep i*taph ic, a. Pertaining to an epitaph; epitaphian. n. An epitaph. Udall. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • epitaphic — See epitaph. * * * …   Universalium

  • epitaphic — ep·i·taph·ic …   English syllables

  • epitaphic — adjective see epitaphial * * * epitaphˈian or epitaphˈic adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑epitaph …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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 — noun Etymology: Middle English epitaphe, from Anglo French & Medieval Latin; Anglo French, from Medieval Latin epitaphium, from Latin, funeral oration, from Greek epitaphion, from epi + taphos tomb, funeral Date: 14th century 1. an inscription on …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Allia Potestas — was a freedwoman from the Roman town of Perugia who lived sometime during the 1st 4th century CE.Horsfall, N: CIL VI 37965 = CLE 1988 (Epitaph of Allia Potestas): A Commentary , ZPE 61: 1985] She is known only through her epitaph, found on a… …   Wikipedia

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