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shrine

noun [C]  /ʃrɑɪn/ us  
a place where people come to worship, usually because of a connection with a holy person or a mysterious religious event or object A shrine can also be a place that is honored because of some connection with a famous person or event.
Translations of “shrine”
in Korean 사당, 성지…
in Arabic مَقام, ضَريح…
in French lieu saint, châsse…
in Turkish tapınak, türbe, kutsal yer…
in Italian santuario, reliquiario…
in Chinese (Traditional) 聖地, 神龕, 聖壇…
in Russian храм, святыня…
in Polish sanktuarium…
in Spanish santuario, relicario…
in Portuguese santuário…
in German das Heiligengrab, der Reliquienschrein…
in Catalan santuari…
in Japanese 聖堂, 祭壇, 神社…
in Chinese (Simplified) 圣地, 神龛, 圣坛…
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