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Holy Sepulcher

Syllabification: Ho·ly Sep·ul·cher

Definition of Holy Sepulcher in English:

1The place in which the body of Jesus was laid after being taken down from the Cross.
1.1The church in Jerusalem erected over the traditional site of this tomb.

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