- a place, as a burial site, building, or group of buildings, dedicated to Serapis.
Origin of Serapeum
1835–45; < Late Latin Serāpēum < Greek Serāpeîon
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Examples from the Web for serapeum
And the idea of turning his Serapeum into a kiln does not appeal to him.The Book of Khalid
War-cries and trumpet-calls rang and echoed through the Serapeum.
She had no fear of the crowd of men she would find in the Serapeum.
She was in a fever of impatience, and longed to force her way at once into the Serapeum.A Thorny Path [Per Aspera], Complete
It is on the way to the Serapeum, and just now at the feast you were talking with him incessantly.The Sisters, Complete