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Spanish translation of “shrine”


noun /ʃrain/
a holy or sacred place Many people visited the shrine where the saint lay buried. a usually highly-decorated case for holding holy objects.
(Definition of shrine from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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