Synonyms of sacred in English:

sacred

adjective

  • 1 only the priest was allowed to approach this most sacred place
    [Antonyms] unconsecrated cursed
  • 2 sacred music
    [Antonyms] secular profane
  • 3 Coronation Hill was sacred to an Aboriginal group
    sacrosanct, inviolable, inviolate, unimpeachable, invulnerable, untouchable, inalienable, protected, defended, secure, safe, unthreatened
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    hiero- related prefix, as in hierogram, hierocracy

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