tomb

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Synonyms for tomb

Synonyms for tomb

a burial place or receptacle for human remains

Synonyms for tomb

a place for the burial of a corpse (especially beneath the ground and marked by a tombstone)

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Denizli Provincial Culture and Tourism Director Mehmet Korkmaz said: "The uncovered ancient tomb proves that there was a settlement dating back to approximately 2,000 years in the vicinity.
You can see that a mosque was built on top of an old Christian church which may have been located above an ancient tomb.
Last year Egypt broke off relations with the Louvre Museum until France finally returns stolen steles chipped off a wall painting in the ancient tomb in Luxor's Valley of the Kings.
In the churchyard next to an ancient tomb the daffodils flutter, now in full bloom.
Head of Bosra's Antiquities Department, Wafa al-Audi said that an ancient tomb was unearthed in a house for a citizen in Daraa dating back to Byzantine Era where three copper bracelets, an iron one in addition to some shards.
Summary: France handed back four fragments of an ancient tomb mural to Egyptian antiquities authorities on Friday and President Nicolas Sarkozy will return the fifth piece next week, the French culture
One day, a workman discovered a single stone, part of an ancient tomb, bearing the single Latin word "Resurgem", meaning "I shall rise again".
In 1936 an ancient tomb was opened and several loaves were discovered that were 3,500 years old
Father Vincent Morgan becomes immersed in a storm of controversy over the ancient tomb of Rozabal in Kashmir, which has contained the body of the saint Yuz Asaf since 112 A.
They had the most dramatic image of the project buried underground taking the shape of an ancient tomb.
And apparently to back this claim up, a fresco (didn't know they had soft drinks back then) has been unearthed in an ancient tomb which shows a game being played, using either a ball made of vegetables or "the skulls of slaughtered Britons".
Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi will attend cultural events and visit traditional sites, including an ancient tomb, during his three-day stay in South Korea from Thursday, Japanese Foreign Ministry officials said Tuesday.
From the surprise appearance of a Goa'uld Mothership to the mysterious discovery of an ancient tomb, players face snakehead soldiers and other perils of the universe.
ATHENS, Greece, Shawwal 29, 1435, Aug 25, 2014, SPA -- Archaeologists excavating an ancient tomb under a massive burial mound in northern Greece have entered the underground structure, which appears to have been looted in antiquity, AP reported.