Definition of shrine Pronunciation
Noun
1. A holy or sacred place dedicated to a specific deity, ancestor, hero, martyr, saint, or similar figure of awe and respect, at which said figure is venerated or worshipped.
2. A case, box, or receptacle, especially one in which are deposited sacred relics, as the bones of a saint.
3. A place or object hallowed from its history or associations.
A shrine of art
Verb
4. To enshrine; to place reverently, as if in a shrine.
Shrined in his sanctuary. — Milton.
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English - English - shrine Pronunciation
n. structure or location devoted to a god or saint; receptacle for sacred items; alcove containing a religious image; location associated with sacred persons or events; tomb of a saint
v. enshrine, place in a shrine; cherish
English - Spanish - shrine Pronunciation
s. relicario, altar, lugar sagrado, sagrario, santuario, tumba de santo; basílica
v. guardar como reliquia en un templo
English - French - shrine Pronunciation
n. chasse; lieu de pèlerinage, sanctuaire
v. garder/retenir dans un sanctuaire
English - German - shrine Pronunciation
n. Heiligengrab; Schrein; Gedenkstätte
v. an einem heiligen Ort halten
English - Italian - shrine Pronunciation
s. reliquiario, teca; santuario, tempio; luogo sacro; (Arch) tabernacolo
v. riporre in luogo sacro
English - Portuguese - shrine Pronunciation
s. santuário; relicário; túmulo de um santo
v. guardar em local sagrado, colocar num relicário
English - Russian - shrine Pronunciation
с. рака, гробница, усыпальница, храм, святыня, место поклонения
г. благоговейно хранить
English - Turkish - shrine Pronunciation
i. türbe, tapınak, kutsal emanetlerın saklandığı yer
English - Dutch - shrine Pronunciation
zn. schrijn, relikwieënkastje; altaar, heilige plaats, heiligdom
ww. op veilige plaats bewaren
English - Greek - shrine Pronunciation
ουσ. ιεροφυλάκιο, ναός, λειψανοθήκη, βωμός
ρήμ. φυλάσσω ευλαβώς
English - Chinese - shrine Pronunciation
(名) 圣坛; 圣祠; 神龛; 神殿
(动) 将...置于神龛内
English - Chinese - shrine Pronunciation
(名) 聖壇; 聖祠; 神龕; 神殿
(動) 將...置於神龕內
English - Japanese - shrine Pronunciation
(名) 聖骨箱; 聖堂; 聖地; 殿堂; 神社
(動) 祭る, 奉納する
English - Korean - shrine Pronunciation
명. 성당, 신전; 성물저장소; 전당; 성인의 묘; 성인 또는 성스러운 사건과 연결된 곳
동. ...을 사당에 모시다


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Dictionary Extension
Synonyms for shrine
monument: statue, mausoleum, monolith, obelisk, crypt, memorial, column
Verb forms for shrine
Present participle: shrining
Present: shrine (3.person: shrines)
Past: shrined
Future: will shrine
Present conditional: would shrine
Present Perfect: have shrined (3.person: has shrined)
Past Perfect: had shrined
Future Perfect: will have shrined
Past conditional: would have shrined