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shrine

noun [C]
 
 
/ʃraɪn/
a place where people go to pray because it is connected with a holy person or eventReligious buildings and places
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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