Word:

Shrine

Pronunciation: shrīn
Ancient Arabic Order of Nobles of the Mystic Shrine, asecretfraternalorganizationprofessedlyoriginatedbyoneKalif Alu, ason-in-lawofMohammed, atMecca, intheyearoftheHegira25 (about646a. d.) Inthemodernorder, establishedintheUnitedStatesin1872, onlyKnightsTemplarsorthirty-seconddegreeMasonsareeligibleforadmission, thoughtheorderitselfisnotMasonic. AmemberoftheorderispopularlycalledaShriner, andtheorderitselfissometimescalledtheShriners.
n.1.A case, box, or receptacle, especially one in which are deposited sacred relics, as the bones of a saint.
2.Any sacred place, as an altar, tromb, or the like.
Too weak the sacred shrine guard.
- Byron.
3.A place or object hallowed from its history or associations; as, a shrine of art.
4.Short for
v. t.1.To enshrine; to place reverently, as in a shrine.
Noun1.shrine - a place of worship hallowed by association with some sacred thing or person
Verb1.shrine - enclose in a shrine; "the saint's bones were enshrined in the cathedral"
Synonyms: enshrine
To see or make a shrine in your dream, indicates that you are putting too much of your energy into one element of your life.arch, barrow, beehive tomb, bone house, boundary stone, box grave, brass, burial, burial chamber, burial mound, bust, cairn, catacombs, cenotaph, charnel house, cist, cist grave, column, cromlech, cross, crypt, cup, cyclolith, dagoba, deep six, delubrum, dokhma, dolmen, enshrinement, footstone, grave, gravestone, headstone, hoarstone, holy place, house of death, inscription, last home, long home, low green tent, low house, marker, mastaba, mausoleum, megalith, memento, memorial, memorial arch, memorial column, memorial statue, memorial stone, menhir, monolith, monstrance, monument, mound, mummy chamber, naos, narrow house, necrology, obelisk, obituary, ossuarium, ossuary, passage grave, pillar, pit, plaque, prize, pyramid, reliquaire, reliquary, remembrance, resting place, ribbon, rostral column, sacrarium, sanctuary, sanctum, sepulcher, shaft, shaft grave, stela, stone, stupa, tablet, testimonial, tomb, tombstone, tope, tower of silence, trophy, tumulus, vault
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