Definición de cenotaph en inglés:

cenotaph

Saltos de línea: ceno|taph
Pronunciación: /ˈsɛnətɑːf
 
, ˈsɛnətaf
 
/

sustantivo

1A monument to someone buried elsewhere, especially one commemorating people who died in a war.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • In the grounds, swathed in palm fronds, stands a marble cenotaph commemorating the dead of the Highland Light Infantry stationed in Karachi from 1898 to 1899.
  • Towns whose population has since dwindled to negligible still have their cenotaph or war memorial, as do schools and churches.
  • I was very pleased to see a lot of youths at the Remembrance service at the cenotaph in Milnrow Memorial Park on Sunday morning.
1.1 (the Cenotaph) The war memorial in Whitehall, London, designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens and erected in 1919–20.

Origen

early 17th century: from French cénotaphe, from late Latin cenotaphium, from Greek kenos 'empty' + taphos 'tomb'.

Definición de cenotaph en:

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día bouffant
Pronunciación: ˈbuːfɒ̃
adjective
styled to stand out in a rounded shape...