A sort of ecclesiastical heriot, a customary gift claimed by, and due to, the minister of a parish on the death of a parishioner. It seems to have been originally a voluntary bequest or donation, intended to make amends for any failure in the payment of tithes of which the deceased had been guilty.
- A place, especially a funeral home, where dead bodies are kept before burial or cremation.
- Of or relating to burial practices.
- Relating to or characteristic of death.
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മൃതദേഹം സൂക്ഷിക്കുന്ന സ്ഥലം - Mruthadheham Sookshikkunna Sthalam ;ശ്മശാനം - Shmashaanam | Shmashanam ;പ്രതഗൃഹം - Prathagruham ;ശവമുറി - Shavamuri ;ശ്മശാനച്ചെലവുകള് - Shmashaanachelavukal | Shmashanachelavukal ;പ്രേതഗൃഹം - Prethagruham ;