Sentence Examples with the word columbarium

To a later period belongs a columbarium cut in the rock, with niches for urns.

Colmar (probably the columbarium of the Romans) is first mentioned, as a royal villa, in a charter of Louis the Pious in 823, and it was here that Charles the Fat held a diet in 884.

On the road to Assiut is a fine Roman columbarium or dove-cote.