Translation of bier in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /bɪr; bɪə(r)/


  • 1.1 (stand) andas (feminine plural) on a bier en andas
    More example sentences
    • The body is carried to the grave in an open bier, followed by the funeral party, which is all male.
    • After the funeral ceremony, the body is carried on an iron bier on foot to the tower, by an even number of corpse bearers.
    • Family men, in turns, carried the bier in procession from the ashram to the waiting van for the 20-mile drive to the crematorium in the town.
    1.2 (coffin) [poetic/poético] féretro (m), ataúd (m)

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