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WHAT DOES COLUMBARIUM MEAN IN ENGLISH?
A columbarium is a place for the respectful and usually public storage of cinerary urns. The term comes from the Latin columba and originally referred to compartmentalized housing for doves and pigeons called a dovecote.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «COLUMBARIUM» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «columbarium» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «columbarium» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about columbarium
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «COLUMBARIUM»
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Winner of the 2003 National Book Critics Circle Award in the category of poetry.
Susan Stewart, 2005
Columbarium Tombs and Collective Identity in Augustan Rome
Analyzes the architecture of columbarium tombs and explains their unique design with the particular social experience of their non-elite occupants.
Dorian Borbonus, 2014
Textual and Visual Commemoration in Columbarium Tombs of ...
I conclude that the habit to bury collectively reflects a social process, the social integration of slaves and former slaves who increasingly occupied central positions in municipal and Imperial administrations.
Dorian Borbonus, 2006
Target Calculation - Conversion of a Mausoleum into a ...
The thesis entitled Towards an Urban Columbarium begins with an analytical and historical inquiry into the evolving dynamics of the urban landscape as they inform our understanding of the cemetery as a collective precinct with spatial, ...
Ali Saneinejad, 2006
Purified by Fire: A History of Cremation in America
Although some fantasized about ideal columbaria, few built them, and those who
did were often careless in their design. The Mount Auburn crematory, highly
praised for its design at its opening in 1900, initially included no columbarium.
Stephen R. Prothero, 2001
Julia Morgan: Architect of Beauty
The name refers to a rare example of a large complex that combines a memorial
chapel, a columbarium, a mausoleum, private meeting rooms, and offices. The
main entrance to the Chapel of Chimes complex is at 4499 Piedmont Avenue in ...
Columbarium Or the Pigeon House: Being an Introduction to A ...
This scarce antiquarian book is a selection from Kessinger Publishing's Legacy Reprint Series.
John Moore, 2010
Columbarium: Or, the Pigeon-house. Being an Introduction to ...
In its determination to preserve the century of revolution, Gale initiated a revolution of its own: digitization of epic proportions to preserve these invaluable works in the largest archive of its kind.
John Moore, 2010
The penny cyclopædia [ed. by G. Long].
The word columbarium signifies a dovecote; and its application to the Roman
places of interment has arisen from the resemblance between the small arched
holes which contain the sepulch al urns and the recesses formed for the doves in
Society for the diffusion of useful knowledge, George Long, 1837
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «COLUMBARIUM»
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Land officials confirm finding of urn niches in redeveloped Tung …
Villagers fear a columbarium would be inauspicious for the area. It would also overwhelm roads into the village with heavy traffic on days ... «South China Morning Post, Jul 15»
Longtime electric company owner, church leader dies at 95
The service of interment will take place Saturday at the church columbarium. Stevens and Grass Funeral Home, of Malden, is in charge of ... «Charleston Gazette, Jul 15»
Angeles mayor: 'Vice mayor has no perspective, resorts to …
Pamintuan said the cemetery will have modern amenities such as columbarium and crematorium, as well as four chapels and other amenities ... «Sun.Star, Jul 15»
Baguio's oldest resident, RP's oldest WWII veteran passes on at 107
... remains had been cremated in Baguio also on June 29 and were later brought for internment at the Garden of the Divine Word Columbarium. «Baguio Midland Courier, Jul 15»
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Neptune Society Columbarium The Neptune Society Columbarium, at One Loraine Court, was originally part of the Odd Fellows Cemetery. «The Costa Rican Times, Jul 15»
Cremation on the rise
Parks operations manager Josy Burrough defined a columbarium as an "upright structure that has niches installed in them for the internment of ... «Alberta Daily Herald Tribune, Jul 15»
'Walk Back in Time' cemetery tour July 16 to celebrates Edmonds …
Participants will receive a guided tour of the historical Edmonds Memorial Cemetery & Columbarium. (Est. 1891). Thirteen former mayors are ... «My Edmonds News, Jul 15»
Bishop helps celebrate 50th anniversay of All Saints Cemetery
... 1979, a 64-crypt garden mausoleum in 1995, an additional 64 crypts and 36 cremation niches in 2004, and a 48-inch columbarium in 2009. «News Item, Jul 15»
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... stayed and paid the bills, might now be having second thoughts -- if they can release themselves from the newly built columbarium that has their name on it. «Virtue Online, Jul 15»
Oldest Pinoy war vet dies at 107
The remains will be brought to Quezon City tomorrow and will be interred at the Garden of the Divine Word Columbarium. Javier's younger ... «Philippine Star, Jun 15»
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