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requiescat

Saltos de línea: requi|escat
Pronunciación: /ˌrɛkwɪˈɛskat
 
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Definición de requiescat en inglés:

sustantivo

A wish or prayer for the repose of a dead person.
Example sentences
  • He then relates how even fifty years passes, and still no one discovers this murder, triumphantly declaring of Fortunato ‘In pace requiescat,’ ‘May he rest in peace.’
  • When I go to work each day in the Hugo Black courthouse and see the bust of that judge in the rotunda, I cannot help but say the prayer for Father Coyle that he used as the title of a poem: requiescat in pace.
  • In case I forget to say it later, requiescat in pace.

Origen

Latin, from requiescat in pace (see RIP1).

Words that rhyme with requiescat

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