posthumously


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post·hu·mous

 (pŏs′chə-məs)
adj.
1. Occurring or continuing after one's death: a posthumous award.
2. Published after the writer's death: a posthumous book.
3. Born after the death of the father: a posthumous child.

[Middle English posthumus, from Late Latin, alteration (perhaps influenced by Latin humus, earth or humāre, to bury) of postumus, superlative of posterus, coming after; see posterior.]

post′hu·mous·ly adv.
post′hu·mous·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.posthumously - after death; "these piano pieces were published posthumously"; "he was honored posthumously"
Translations
بَعد مَوتِه
posmrtně
posztumusz módon
eftir dauîa
posmrtne
ölümünden sonra

posthumously

[ˈpɒstjʊməslɪ] ADVpóstumamente, con carácter póstumo

posthumously

[ˈpɒstjʊməsli] advaprès la mort de l'auteur, à titre posthumepost-industrial [ˌpəʊstɪnˈdʌstriəl] adj [society] → postindustriel(le)

posthumously

advpost(h)um

posthumously

[ˈpɒstjʊməslɪ] advdopo la sua (loro ) morte

posthumous

(ˈpostjuməs) adjective
1. happening, coming etc to a person after his death. the posthumous publication of his book.
2. (of a child) born after its father has died.
ˈposthumously adverb
References in classic literature ?
Whoever reads his posthumously published writings for the years 1869-82 with care, will constantly meet with passages suggestive of Zarathustra's thoughts and doctrines.
A REPLICA of the Gadair Ddu, or Black Chair, awarded at the National Eisteddfod posthumously to poet Hedd Wyn is the centrepiece of a new temporary exhibition.
Hong Yen Chang, a Chinese immigrant who died in 1926 and was unable to obtain a law license in California because of anti-Chinese discrimination, could be admitted posthumously to the California State Bar, thanks to a request from law students at the University of California at Davis.
Marzouki posthumously awarded martyr Chawki Ben Khelifa the insignia of the Order of the Republic and the Military Medal.
The soldiers were recognised posthumously for repulsing a massive Taliban attack on an ANA border post in the Ghaziabad district of eastern Kunar province last month and rescuing the lives of many counterparts.
22 ( ANI ): Minister of Women and Child Development Krishna Tirath felicitated twenty children who were the recipients of National Bravery Award 2013 and parents and guardians of five children who have given the award posthumously, here today.
ISLAMABAD -- Interior Minister Rehman Malik announced gallantry award "Sitara-e-Jurrat" posthumously for Inspector Hukkam Khan of bomb disposal squad.
England Award will be presented posthumously to Richard F.
Rather interestingly, no Noble prize can be awarded posthumously.
He said the king's order to award Farman the King Abdul Aziz Medal of the First Order posthumously and host his family to perform Haj was issued to honor the martyr and his family in appreciation of his heroic act.
Cpl Brownson, 30, was posthumously awarded the Conspicuous Gallantry Cross for the selfless commitment shown when rescuing wounded comrades during an attack on his patrol base south of Sangin.
In 1979 the Queen approved a proposal that the Military Cross could be awarded posthumously, with the first going to Captain Herbert Westmacott in 1980 for gallantry in Northern Ireland.