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Category: Tombstone
Approval Date: 11/21/2012 5:02 PM
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Hi there,
can someone translate hebrew on top of grave.
kind regards.

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11/21/2012 5:08 PM Here lies Meir son of Reb Zev Wolf. Died 10th Cheshvan 5693 (can't read the last thing on the second line), aged 67 years. May his soul dwell in everlasting life.
11/22/2012 9:43 AM The word after the year is an abbreviation for "according to the abbreviated date", because the number 5 (for 5000) was left off of the year. This abbreviation is actually three letters that are superimposed - lamed fe kof.
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