Posthumous may refer to:
Posthumous birth, a birth that occurs after the death of the child's parent
* Posthumous degree, an
academic degreeconferred after the death of the recipient
Posthumous execution, ceremonial execution of someone already dead
Posthumous marriage, a marriage after the death of one of the individuals involved in the marriage.
Posthumous name, an honorary name given to a person who has died
Posthumous promotion, a promotion given after death
Posthumous recognition, an award given after death
Posthumous sperm retrieval, extraction of a man's sperm after he has been pronounced brain dead
* Posthumous work, a book, song, movie, etc, released after the death of an author, singer, actor, director, etc.
People named Posthumous or Posthumus:
Ladislaus the Posthumous, 15th century monarch in Bohemia, Hungary, and Austria
* Posthumus, a character in Shakespeare's play, "
Dick Posthumus, Michigan politician
Things named Posthumous:
The Posthumous Collection", an episode of the television series "Law & Order: Criminal Intent"
Posthumous Diary", a book by Italian poet Eugenio Montale
* "Posthumous" (EP), an EP by The Banner
E.S. Posthumus, an independent music group that produces cinematic music
Posthumus Zone", a song by E.S. Posthumus
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