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Letter G

If what you’re looking for on a headstone, or in a graveyard, or a cemetery begins with the letter G, you will find it here within the graveyard symbols A to Z

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

  • Gates or doors are symbolic of the entrance of heaven
  • Glass Domes or Immortelles placed on graves as a permanent memorial of the persons life
  • Green Men usually adorn churches, but can appear on grave stones. Usually represents new life and life everlasting
  • Grapes seen on a headstone are linked to the blood of Christ as they are used to make wine. Also see plants and flowers.
  • Grim Reaper seen on a gravestone is the personification of Death. It is usually confused with the far older myth of Father Time

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