Seemetry

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Avenue wi linden in the seemetry bi Ringkøbing, Jutland, Denmark.

A seemetry is a spatially defined aurie whaur the remains o deid fowk is buried or itherwise interred. The wird seemetry (frae Greek κοιμητήριον, "sleepin place"[1][2]) implees that the laund is speceefically designatit as a buirial grund.

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  1. κοιμητήριον. Liddell, Henry George; Scott, Robert; A Greek–English Lexicon at the Perseus Project
  2. "cemetery". Online Etymology Dictionary.