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shrine

Synonyms of shrine in English:

noun

  • 1 the shrine of St James
    holy place, temple, church, chapel, tabernacle, altar, sanctuary, sanctum;
    Buddhism  stupa, tope;
    Islam  dargah, marabout;
    Hinduism  tirtha;
    in Tibet chorten;
    in ancient Rome sacrarium, 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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