Definition of cemetery in English:

cemetery

Syllabification: cem·e·ter·y
Pronunciation: /ˈseməˌterē
 
/

noun (plural cemeteries)

Origin

late Middle English: via late Latin from Greek koimētērion 'dormitory', from koiman 'put to sleep'.

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