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  1. six feet under(Adjective)

    Buried six feet underground; not alive; dead.

    Etymology: "Six feet" refers to the traditional depth to which graves are dug.


  1. Six Feet Under

    Six Feet Under is an American drama television series created and produced by Alan Ball. It premiered on the premium cable network HBO in the United States on June 3, 2001 and ended on August 21, 2005, spanning five seasons and 63 episodes. The show was produced by Actual Size Films and The Greenblatt/Janollari Studio and was shot on location in Los Angeles and in Hollywood studios. The show depicts members of the Fisher family, who run their funeral home in Los Angeles, and their friends and lovers. The series traces these characters' lives over the course of five years. The ensemble drama stars Peter Krause, Michael C. Hall, Frances Conroy, Lauren Ambrose, Freddy Rodriguez, Mathew St. Patrick, and Rachel Griffiths as the show's seven central characters. Six Feet Under received widespread critical acclaim, particularly for its writing and acting, and consistently drew high ratings for the HBO network. The series has frequently been described by critics as one of the greatest of all time, as well as having one of the finest series finales in the history of television. It won numerous awards, including nine Emmy Awards, three Screen Actors Guild Awards, three Golden Globe Awards, and a Peabody Award.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of six feet under in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of six feet under in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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