- to put into an urn, especially ashes after cremation.
- to bury; inter.
Origin of inurn
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Related Words for inurnplant, entomb, deposit, embalm, enshrine, inhume, inter, mummify, lay, sepulcher, tomb, sepulture, inurn, ensepulcher, inearth
- to place (esp cremated ashes) in an urn
- a less common word for inter
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