What does the word sepulcher mean?

Usage examples for sepulcher

  1. Beneath the flooding radiance sprawled Keeper and the great inert Globe that was the Goddess woman's sepulcher. – The Metal Monster by A. Merritt
  2. Now fall her beams till slope and plain assume The whiteness of a land whence life is fled; And shadows that a sepulcher might shed Move livid as the stealthy hands of doom. – The Star-Treader and other poems by Clark Ashton Smith
  3. This is an office of the sepulcher, and has five personages: an angel, the guardian of the tomb and the three Maries. – Some Forerunners of Italian Opera by William James Henderson