noun, plural sar·coph·a·gi [sahr-kof-uh-jahy] /sɑrˈkɒf əˌdʒaɪ/, sar·coph·a·gus·es.
Origin of sarcophagus
Words nearby sarcophagus
Example sentences from the Web for sarcophagus
Prices start at around $1,000 for Greek-Roman coins (250 A.D.) and top $25,000 for ornate Sarcophagus lids.
But he has not launched a huge, historic initiative on which history has slammed the sarcophagus lid screaming “Failure!”
Recent budget cuts are just the last nail in the sarcophagus.Italy’s Culture Falling to Ruins Amid Austerity Cuts |Barbie Latza Nadeau |September 19, 2012 |DAILY BEAST
At the Sarcophagus, things which had all been wet enough before became saturated with drift which turned to ice.The Home of the Blizzard |Douglas Mawson
In an interesting Cretan sarcophagus from Hagia Triada the life-giving power is tripled.The Evolution of the Dragon |G. Elliot Smith
That will furnish a pedestal which would befit the sarcophagus of a king.Adrift in the Ice-Fields |Charles W. Hall
They knelt down, each in turn, before the sarcophagus, and put their lips to it.Thais |Anatole France
By this means I saw the entire front of the sarcophagus, which appeared to me to be made of unpolished grey marble.Jerusalem Explored, Volume I--Text |Ermete Pierotti