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funerary

[fyoo-nuh-rer-ee] /ˈfyu nəˌrɛr i/
adjective
1.
of or relating to a funeral or burial:
a funerary urn.
Origin of funerary
1685-1695
First recorded in 1685-95, funerary is from the Late Latin word fūnerārius of, relating to a funeral. See funeral, -ary
Can be confused
funeral, funereal, funerary.
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funerary

/ˈfjuːnərərɪ/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or for a funeral
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Word Origin and History for funerary
adj.

1690s, from Late Latin funerarius, from funer-, root of funus (see funeral (n.)).

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