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I've got no idea when I am going to retire. Whenever they pick me up and take me to the funeral home, I guess.
Colonel Sanders

Meaning of "funeral home" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF FUNERAL HOME

funeral home  [ˈfjuːn ərəl həʊm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF FUNERAL HOME

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Funeral home is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES FUNERAL HOME MEAN IN ENGLISH?

funeral home

Funeral home

A funeral home, funeral parlor or mortuary, is a business that provides burial and funeral services for the dead and their families. These services may include a prepared wake and funeral, and the provision of a chapel for the funeral.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH FUNERAL HOME


chrome
krəʊm
dishome
dɪsˈhəʊm
dome
dəʊm
foam
fəʊm
genom
ˈdʒiːnəʊm
heaume
həʊm
holm
həʊm
home
həʊm
honeycomb
ˈhʌnɪˌkəʊm
monochrome
ˈmɒnəˌkrəʊm
motorhome
ˈməʊtəˌhəʊm
nome
nəʊm
nonhome
ˌnɒnˈhəʊm
re-home
ˌriːˈhəʊm
Rome
rəʊm
skyhome
ˈskaɪˌhəʊm
Stockholm
ˈstɒkhəʊm
syndrome
ˈsɪndrəʊm
tome
təʊm
tumblehome
ˈtʌmbəlˌhəʊm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE FUNERAL HOME

fundraising
funds
fundus
Fundy
funebre
funebrial
funemployment
Funen
funeral
funeral director
funeral march
funeral oration
funeral parlour
funeral procession
funeral pyre
funeral service
funerary
funereal
funereally
funest

WORDS THAT END LIKE FUNERAL HOME

a home from home
at home
at-home
care home
children´s home
come home
community home
drive home
foster home
holiday home
house and home
maternity home
mobile home
nursing home
residential home
retirement home
second home
spiritual home
starter home
till the cows come home
villa home

Synonyms and antonyms of funeral home in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «funeral home» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF FUNERAL HOME

Find out the translation of funeral home to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of funeral home from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «funeral home» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

殡仪馆
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

funeraria
570 millions of speakers

English

funeral home
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अंतिम संस्कार के घर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

دفن الموتى
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

похоронное бюро
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

funerária
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

অন্ত্যেষ্টিক্রিয়া হোম
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

maison funéraire
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

rumah pengebumian
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Bestattungsinstitut
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

葬儀場
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

장례 홈
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Omah pemakaman
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

nhà tang lễ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

இறுதி வீட்டில்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

स्मश्ाानभूमी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

cenaze evi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

di pompe funebri
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

dom pogrzebowy
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

похоронне бюро
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

home înmormântare
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κηδεία σπίτι
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

begrafnis huis
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

begravningsbyrå
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

begravelsesbyrå
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of funeral home

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «FUNERAL HOME»

The term «funeral home» is very widely used and occupies the 15.744 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «FUNERAL HOME» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about funeral home

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QUOTES WITH «FUNERAL HOME»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word funeral home.
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Colonel Sanders
I've got no idea when I am going to retire. Whenever they pick me up and take me to the funeral home, I guess.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «FUNERAL HOME»

Discover the use of funeral home in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to funeral home and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Nine Years Under: Coming of Age in an Inner-City Funeral Home
Nine Years Under offers readers an unbelievable glimpse into an industry in the backdrop of all our lives.
Sheri Booker, 2013
2
Tales from Kentucky Funeral Homes
They have six children, who were raised in a home near the funeral home, including Charles Thomas “Tom,” David Karl, Janice Faye (Page), Gary Russell, Laurie Ellen (Butler), and Shana Beth McMurtrey. Charles Thomas “Tom” received his ...
William Lynwood Montell, 2010
3
Rest in Peace : A Cultural History of Death and the Funeral ...
But how did the funeral home come to hold such a position? What is its history? And is it guilty of the charges sometimes leveled against it?
Gary Laderman Associate Professor of American Religious History and Culture Emory University, 2003
4
The Lobo Outback Funeral Home
A hard-hitting, action-packed eco-thriller set in New Mexico and centered around active conservation issues.
Dave Foreman, Doug Peacock, 2004
5
Funeral Home Customer Service A-Z: Creating Exceptional ...
From personalizing memorials and visitations to aftercare for the bereaved, this thoughtful manual helps owners and staff of funeral homes and cemeteries better understand their customers and the special needs in tending to the grieving and ...
Alan D. Wolfelt, 2005
6
The Littlest Soldier Presents: The Funeral Home
M. LeAnne Kline. they'd call me things like “Honey” and “Sugar” and kiss my cheeks over and over. And their affection, and breath, was sweet and rancid. It was dark inside the trunk. The unfinished wood picked at my clothes. My tights felt like ...
M. LeAnne Kline
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Cincinnati Magazine
GIUTEI CINCINNATI tFlllllTE Oakley Kennedy Heights Lackland C.V. Douglas 631-0010 Vorhis Funeral Home 821-0062 Witt, Good & Kelsch 531-0105 Price Hill B.J. Meyer Sons (Colonial) 921-0117 Gilligan-Siefke 921-0302 Grueter Funeral ...
8
The Funeral Home
Most experiences have been exaggerated, added, and changed for the reader's enjoyment. This is a fiction story that expresses the importance of the sacred grounds of the indigenous Native Americans' ancestry.
Lomasi O. Onataha, 2010
9
Genealogical Extracts from the Gary R. Ritter Funeral Home ...
Originally the J.P. Campbell Funeral Home in the Borough of Sharpsburg, PA, renamed the Nevil E. Frank Funeral Home and now the Gary G. Ritter Funeral Home. Indexed.
Eileen G. Meinert, 2000
10
The Undertaker's Wife: Wisdom And Musings; Life in a Small ...
No one will forget the people who pass through the home of The Undertaker's Wife. What James Herriott did for the country veterinarian, Celia Hastings does for the small-town undertaker.
Celia M. Hastings, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «FUNERAL HOME»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term funeral home is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Funeral home board reviews new complaint at closed firm
LITTLE ROCK -- A new complaint has been filed with the state's funeral board against a former Jacksonville funeral home employee who is ... «Northwest Arkansas News, Jul 15»
2
Anderson Stevenson Wilke Funeral Home notices for Sunday July …
A memorial service is scheduled for 11 a.m. Monday, July 13, at Anderson Stevenson Wilke Funeral Home, 3750 N. Montana Ave., with a ... «Helena Independent Record, Jul 15»
3
Death and Funeral Notices 7-12
Hiett's LyBrand Funeral Home, Wills Point. No formal visitation, family and friends welcome noon to 4:30 p.m. Monday at funeral home. «Tyler Morning Telegraph, Jul 15»
4
Ronald F. Youngs
The funeral will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 14, at Iseneker Funeral Home, Inc., Lowville, with Rev. David Herrmann, pastor of Lowville United ... «Newzjunky.com, Jul 15»
5
Retz Funeral Home Funeral notices for Sunday July 12, 2015
FERRIE, Kathryn “Kate” M., 63, of Helena, passed away Saturday July 11, 2015. Services are pending at this time and will be announced once ... «Helena Independent Record, Jul 15»
6
Vincent A. Enea Funeral opens its doors
HERKIMER — A one-time restaurant is now a funeral home. Vincent A. Enea Funeral Service at 527 E. Albany St. in Herkimer is a family ... «Herkimer Evening Telegram, Jul 15»
7
Anderson Stevenson Wilke Funeral Home ntices for Saturday July …
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. today, July 10, at Anderson Stevenson Wilke Funeral Home, 3750 N. Montana Ave. A funeral service will be 2 ... «Helena Independent Record, Jul 15»
8
Funeral Saturday for 7-year-old killed on Fourth of July
A visitation was held for Amari Brown at a funeral home in South Austin Friday evening. His father, 29-year-old Antonio Brown, was among the ... «WGN-TV, Jul 15»
9
Undertaking LA: A new funeral home for people who want to hold a …
"It's not like that, mostly because our funerals are going to take place in the family's home, so we don't need a big funeral home." The state ... «89.3 KPCC, Jul 15»
10
Belle Glade funeral home sued again over lost ashes
WEST PALM BEACH — For the second time in less than a year, a Belle Glade funeral home has been sued for losing the remains of a loved ... «Palm Beach Post, Jul 15»

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