necrology definition

  • noun:
    • a listing of individuals who have died, especially in the recent past or during a certain period.
    • An obituary.
    • A church register containing the names of those related to the church who possess died.
    • A listing of those who have died during a certain time frame.
    • A notice of demise; an obituary.
    • The study of demise or perhaps the dead.
    • a free account of deaths, or of this lifeless; a register of fatalities; a collection of obituary sees.
    • A register of people, as people in a society, etc., which die within a specific time; an obituary, or an accumulation obituary notices.
    • Formerly, in spiritual houses, a book which contained the brands of persons for whoever souls prayer was to be offered, as founders associated with the institution, benefactors, and members.
    • a notice of somebody's death; often includes a brief biography
    • a listing of those who died recently

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