Italian, Spanish. a cemetery.
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How to use campo santo in a sentence
On August 16, 1876, the chapel and its graveyard, campo santo, opened.
So far as colour is concerned, they have attained no greater success than the campo santo frescoes of Cornelius.The History of Modern Painting, Volume 1 (of 4) | Richard Muther
The gipsy departed alone for the campo santo, since my Spanish friend was too much afraid of witchcraft to go there with her.Carmen | Prosper Merimee
I wonder if a single flower could not be made to grow in a pot of earth from that campo santo of my childhood!A Mortal Antipathy | Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
He caught a glimpse of the first of the little cities high up on the crags, with its walls and tower, and campo santo outside.The Eternal City | Hall Caine
The campo santo is a cemetery containing a great collection of sepulchral monuments and a museum of the dead.Curiosities of Christian History | Croake James