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Grave marker meaning

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Re: Grave marker meaning IHS

Posted: 13 Nov 2012 6:15PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 13 Nov 2012 6:19PM GMT
This is a very common symbol in Catholic Cemeteries, and throughout the Catholic Church.

It's Greek for Jesus and/or The Holy Name of Jesus.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Holy_Name_of_Jesus

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christogram


http://cemeteries.wordpress.com/2006/08/23/ihs/
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