crypt crypt  /ˈkrɪpt/


  • (n) a cellar or vault or underground burial chamber (especially beneath a church)


  1. Israel's prominent archeologist Professor Amos Kloner didn't associate the crypt with the New Testament Jesus.
  2. Above all, he prefers interment in a crypt of his gorgeous, statue-decked mausoleum.
  3. They descended to the 6th century cathedral's crypt and were led to a white stone tomb.


  1. Confirmed: Replacements to reunite for three Riot Fest gigs

    Rumors are reaching a fever pitch following a cryptic tweet from Riot Fest organizers, happening Sept. 13-15.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

  2. Candy Phillips (who's that?) is your midday music break

    This week in midday music breaks, we venture into the New Orleans crypt.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

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  1. "We demonstrate our methods by using them to defeat three popular disk encryption products: BitLocker, which comes with Windows Vista; FileVault, which comes with MacOS X; and dm-crypt, which is used with Linux," writes Ed Felten, a Princeton...
    on Feb 22, 2008 By: Edward Felten Source: Infoworld

  2. "My host said, nobody gets in that crypt, residents, kings, muftis, nobody gets in that crypt," Warren recalled. "So I had just had that experience and I walk outside, and I'm walking down the street with a group of pastors and a home video...
    on Dec 11, 2007 By: Rick Warren Source: WorldNetDaily

  3. "Roger and I are really looking forward to this live performance," said Patten. "It's always a thrill to perform in your home town, and the venue of the crypt is fantastic. We're also excited by the city hosting an annual poetry festival. It...
    on Apr 5, 2005 By: Brian Patten Source: BBC News

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