Synonyms of shrine in English:



  • 1 the shrine of St James
    holy place, temple, church, chapel, tabernacle, altar, sanctuary, sanctum; Buddhismstupa, tope; Islamdargah, marabout; Hinduismtirtha; in Tibetchorten; in ancient Romesacrarium, nymphaeum
    archaic fane
  • 2 Davis has turned his home into a shrine to the jockey
    memorial, monument, cenotaph, cairn, place dedicated to …
  • 3 the abbey was built around the shrine of Saint Alban
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