Abbrunat

In morning, wearing black clothes as a sign of mourning.

Source: Italian

Aborta

A. To abort. B. To terminate.

Source: Italian

 

Alla ġabru

Expression: ‘God collected him’ – stated of someone who passed away.

 

Alla ħasdu ħesrem

Expression: ‘God reaped him quickly’ – stated of someone who dies prematurely.

Ref: JA

Bil-vjatku u l-griżma

Expression: ‘Having received the viaticum and extreme unction.’ – stated of someone who is on the threshold of death.

 

Daħal Kappella

Expression: ‘Went into the chapel’ – stated of a convict who began the final three days prior to being hanged.