Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English


Turkish translation of “temple”


noun [C]     /ˈtempl/
BUILDING B1 a building where people in some religions go to pray or worship
mâbet, tapınak
a Buddhist templeReligious buildings and places
PART OF THE BODY the area on each side of your head in front of the top of your ear
The head and face
(Definition of temple noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

Definitions of “temple” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day


relating to behaviour between people that is pleasant and friendly, often despite a difficult situation

Word of the Day


Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More