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temple

noun [C]  us   /ˈtem·pəl/

temple noun [C] (BUILDING)

a building used for religious worship

temple noun [C] (PART OF HEAD)

the flat area at each side of the upper part of the face
Translations of “temple”
in Arabic مَعْبَد…
in Korean 사원…
in Malaysian kuil…
in French temple…
in Turkish mâbet, tapınak, şakak…
in Italian tempio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 建築, 廟宇,寺院, 神殿…
in Russian храм, висок…
in Polish świątynia, skroń…
in Vietnamese đền, điện, miếu…
in Spanish templo…
in Portuguese templo…
in Thai วัด…
in German der Tempel…
in Catalan temple…
in Japanese 寺, 寺院, 神殿…
in Indonesian kuil…
in Chinese (Simplified) 建筑, 庙宇,寺院, 神殿…
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