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"The cemetery."

Translation:Το νεκροταφείο.

October 21, 2016

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JacobPast177

From the Wikipedia article Cemetery: "...cemetery (from Greek κοιμητήριον, 'sleeping place')..."

October 21, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Kadmos_Thebes

We do say το κοιμητήριο occasionally. It has a softer undertone, almost poetic.

January 9, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/konosp

In my area we also say "μνήματα".

October 10, 2017

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