Posthumous

posthumous definition

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posthumous

post·hu·mous
\ˈpäs-chə-məs also -tə-, -tyə-, -thə-; päst-ˈhyü-məs, ˈpōst-, -ˈyü-\
adjective

Definition:

1. after death

Example Sentences:

1. You can’t be awarded the nobel prize posthumously, so Gandhi never received one because he was asassinated.
2. She received a posthumous award for her life of philanthropy.

Synonyms:

post-mortem

Definition in Other Languages:

Chinese: 身后的; 死后的
Spanish: póstumo; hijo póstumo
Arabic: استبرأ; أنكر
Hindi: मरणोपरांत;
Russian: посмертный;
French: posthumous; posthume; posthume
German: postum; posthum
Japanese: 死後の
korean: 사후의;

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