sustantivo (plural feretories)rare
1A portable shrine containing the relics of a saint.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
- St. Swithun's feretory was probably placed behind the High Altar.
- The new feretory was erected in 1813 thanks to Avgustin, Metropolitan of Moscow.
Middle English: from Old French fiertre, via Latin from Greek pheretron 'bier', from pherein 'bear, carry'.