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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.
He was awarded Sitara-i-Imtiaz, Hilal-e-Imtiaz and posthumously the Hilal-e-Pakistan by the Government of Pakistan.
New Delhi (India), Aug 14 (ANI): Wg Cdr Abhinandan Varthaman, who shot down a Pakistani F-16 fighter jet during the February 27 aerial conflict with Pakistan, has been awarded the third-highest wartime gallantry award, Vir Chakra.Sapper Prakash Jadhav of the Indian Army's 1 Rashtriya Rifles (Mahar) battalion has been conferred with the second-highest peacetime gallantry medal Kirti Chakra posthumously for operation in Kulgam in Jammu and Kashmir.Other Indian Air Force officers who have received awards for their role in the Balakot operations include lady officer Squadron Leader Minty Agarwal who has been conferred with Yudh Seva Medal for her role as a fighter controller during the February 27 aerial conflict between India and Pakistan.
The President also posthumously awarded the Order of Lapu-Lapu, Rank of Kalasag to two Army soldiers, Pfc.
MURDERED journalist Lyra McKee has been honoured posthumously with a major literary prize.
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The Indian government posthumously awarded Gandhi the Bharat Ratna, the country's highest civilian award.
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Summary: President posthumously confers award on Pakistan Day; Naeem died trying to overpower terrorist.
"What help is provided to the family of person who was rewarded posthumously?" the lawmaker asked.
The prize awarded posthumously to Asma Jehangir was received by her daughter Munizae Jahangir by the President of the General Assembly, Maria Fernanda Espinosa at an impressive ceremony in the General Assembly in the United States.
The prize awarded posthumously to Asma Jehangir was taken by her daughter Munizay Jahangir by the President of the GA, Marya Fernanda Espinosa in an honorable ceremony in the United States.