"Theyre lit at funerals" Crossword Clue

Author: Mathew Cooper
Last Updated: 26 Oct 2023

"Theyre lit at funerals" NYT crossword answer is:

PYRES (5 letters length)

The answer for "Theyre lit at funerals" crossword clue is listed above to help you solve the puzzle you are currently working on.

The crossword clue "They're lit at funerals" is a reference to the tradition of lighting candles at funerals. This is a common practice in many cultures, as it is believed to symbolize the light of life that has been extinguished. Lighting candles is a way to honor the deceased and to remember them in a respectful and meaningful way.

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Mathew Cooper
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He dedicates himself to ensuring that the thrill of puzzle-solving remains accessible to all. With a deep passion for puzzles and a profound understanding of language, Mathew has made significant contributions to the crossword puzzle community. Outside of his day-to-day job, Mathew is a big fan of trivia and general knowledge topics. He has been known to join trivia contests with friends, making for an enjoyable night out on the town. A certified pet lover, he owns 2 cats — Downey and Alexander. They feel quite at home on his work table, nestled among some of his unsolved crossword puzzles. His goal for NYT Crossword Daily is for the website to become the premiere platform for puzzle enthusiasts worldwide.