Origin of H.J.S.

From the Latin word hīc jacet sepultus
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Historical Examples of hjs

  • The Hjs from all parts of the Muslim world at length arrive weary and worn at one of these stages.

British Dictionary definitions for hjs


abbreviation for (on gravestones)
  1. hic jacet sepultus

Word Origin for HJS

Latin: here lies buried
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