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ˈmɔr nər, ˈmoʊr-mourn·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mourner, griever, sorrower, lamenternoun

    a person who is feeling grief (as grieving over someone who has died)


  1. mournernoun

    Someone filled with or expressing grief or sadness, especially over a death; someone who mourns.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mournernoun

    one who mourns or is grieved at any misfortune, as the death of a friend

  2. Mournernoun

    one who attends a funeral as a hired mourner


  1. Mourner

    A mourner is someone who is attending a funeral or who is otherwise recognized as in a period of grief and mourning prescribed either by religious law or by popular custom. Many cultures expect mourners to curtail certain activities, usually those considered frivolous or that are accompanied by expressions of joy. Historically, some cultures have employed professional mourners to make a public showing of grief to honor the deceased.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mourner in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mourner in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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    a state of irritation or annoyance
    • A. fluster
    • B. huff
    • C. monish
    • D. aberrate

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