From Middle English sepulcre and Old French sepulcre, from Latinsepulcrum (“grave, burial place")
Sepulchre Sentence Examples
His body was sent to Pompey, who buried it in the royal sepulchre at Sinope.
The king desires them to light certain lamps in the Church of the Sepulchre, including "three in our chapel."
Inez was buried at Alcobaga with extraordinary magnificence, in a tomb of white marble, surmounted by her crowned statue; and near her sepulchre Pedro caused his own to be placed.
The Church of the Holy Sepulchre at Jerusalem seems already to have had its canon of liturgical colours.
In fulfilment of a vow to visit the Holy Sepulchre, which he could not accomplish in person, Bruce requested Douglas to carry his heart there, but his faithful follower perished on the way, fighting in Spain against the Moors, and the heart of Bruce, recovered by Sir William Keith, found its resting-place at Melrose.