Definitions and translations for "shrine"

Definition of shrine

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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

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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

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s. relicario, altar, lugar sagrado, sagrario, santuario, tumba de santo; basílica
v. guardar como reliquia en un templo

English - French - shrine

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n. chasse; lieu de pèlerinage, sanctuaire
v. garder/retenir dans un sanctuaire

English - German - shrine

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n. Heiligengrab; Schrein; Gedenkstätte
v. an einem heiligen Ort halten

English - Indonesian - shrine

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n. makam penyimpan peninggalan suci, kuil, pura, suci: tempat suci, keramat: tempat keramat
v. menempatkan di dlm makan, menyimpan dlm hati

English - Italian - shrine

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s. reliquiario, teca; santuario, tempio; luogo sacro; (Arch) tabernacolo
v. riporre in luogo sacro

English - Polish - shrine

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n. relikwiarz, świątynia, kaplica

English - Portuguese - shrine

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s. santuário; relicário; túmulo de um santo
v. guardar em local sagrado, colocar num relicário

English - Romanian - shrine

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n. chivot, mormânt, moaşte, cosciug, altar, sanctuar

English - Russian - shrine

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с. рака, гробница, усыпальница, храм, святыня, место поклонения
г. благоговейно хранить

English - Turkish - shrine

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i. türbe, tapınak, kutsal emanetlerın saklandığı yer

English - Ukrainian - shrine

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n. рака, вівтар, святиня

English - Dutch - shrine

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zn. schrijn, relikwieënkastje; altaar, heilige plaats, heiligdom
ww. op veilige plaats bewaren

English - Greek - shrine

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ουσ. ιεροφυλάκιο, ναός, λειψανοθήκη, βωμός
ρήμ. φυλάσσω ευλαβώς

English - Arabic - shrine

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‏مقام مزار، مزار، ضريح مقدس، موضع مقدس، مكان عالي، ضريح، قبر‏

English - Chinese - shrine

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(名) 圣坛; 圣祠; 神龛; 神殿
(动) 将...置于神龛内

English - Chinese - shrine

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(名) 聖壇; 聖祠; 神龕; 神殿
(動) 將...置於神龕內

English - Hindi - shrine

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n. पवित्र राख रखने की डिबिया, पवित्र स्थान, मंदिर, महात्मा की समाधि, तीर्थस्थान

English - Japanese - shrine

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(名) 聖骨箱; 聖堂; 聖地; 殿堂; 神社
(動) 祭る, 奉納する

English - Korean - shrine

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명. 성당, 신전; 성물저장소; 전당; 성인의 묘; 성인 또는 성스러운 사건과 연결된 곳
동. ...을 사당에 모시다

English - Vietnamese - shrine

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n. rương đựng thành tích, lăng, mộ
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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