What is the Difference Between a Graveyard and a Cemetery?


Graveyard or Cemetery?

Do you know the difference between a graveyard and a cemetery? Grave, burial, tomb, mausoleum – each of these items can be seen at both locations. Aside from the origin and meaning of both words, there are two practices that differentiate a graveyard from a cemetery.

Bonus Question:

Q: What’s the difference between a casket and a coffin?

A: A coffin has six sides while a casket has four.

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