Funéraire ou funérailles ?

GaryC1Kwiziq Q&A regular contributor

Funéraire ou funérailles ?

Pourqui "funérailles " à place de "funéraire "?

Asked 1 year ago
JimC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor Correct answer

Hi Gary,

Funéraire (adjective) relates to the associated paraphernalia involved eg. urns, drapes, and other tangible items.

Funérailles (noun) refers to the ceremony including homage, interment, paying respects, etc.



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ChrisC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor

Les funérailles is used for the funeral service of someone famous, denoting usually a much bigger event than a normal funeral. A normal funeral would be l'enterrement.

Funéraire ou funérailles ?

Pourqui "funérailles " à place de "funéraire "?

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