Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Wonderous Words Wednesday



sepulchral

adj.

1. Of or relating to a burial vault or a receptacle for sacred relics.
2. Suggestive of the grave; funereal.

From the book In This Way I Was Saved (page 3) by Brian DeLeeuw.



4 comments:

  1. Hi!
    I have heard the word sepulchral before but never knew the meaning. I always thought it was a ghost. Thanks for sharing. Have a great day!

    Sherrie
    Just Books
    http://sherriesbooks.blogspot.com/2011/02/wondrous-words-wednesday.html

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  2. Oh, nice. But how to weave into everyday conversation..hmmmmm. :)

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  3. I've known this, but forgotten it. I think I relearn it every year in October reading ghost stories.

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  4. Sherrie- Thanks! for stopping & commenting.

    K.Harrington- It would be difficult, Thanks! for coming by.

    Joy Weese Moll- that's probably true.

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