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Shrine Shrine, v. t.
To enshrine; to place reverently, as in a shrine. ``Shrined
in his sanctuary.' --Milton.
Shrine Shrine (shr[imac]n), n. [OE. schrin, AS. scr[=i]n, from
L. scrinium a case, chest, box.]
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.
ShrineShrine Shrine, n.
Ancient Arabic Order of Nobles of the Mystic Shrine, a
secret order professedly originated by one Kalif Alu, a
son-in-law of Mohammed, at Mecca, in the year of the
Hegira 25 (about 646 a. d.) In the modern order,
established in the United States in 1872, only Knights
Templars or thirty-second degree Masons are eligible for
admission, though the order itself is not Masonic.
Meaning of Shrine from wikipedia
- A shrine
"case or chest
or papers"; Old French: escrin
"box or case") is a sacred
or holy site dedicated
to a specific
International, also commonly known
as The Shriners
or formerly known
as the Ancient Arabic Order
of the Nobles
of the Mystic Shrine
- Yasukuni Shrine
(靖国神社 or 靖國神社, Yasukuni
Jinja, lit. Peaceful
Country) is a Shinto shrine located
in Chiyoda, Tokyo. It was founded
by Emperor Meiji
- The Hazratbal Shrine
or Dargah Sharif
is a Muslim shrine located
in Hazratbal, Srinagar, Jammu
and Kashmir, India. It contains
a relic, the Moi-e-Muqqadas...
- A Shinto shrine
(神社, jinja, archaic: shinsha, meaning: "place of the god(s)") is a structure whose
is to house
("enshrine") one or more kami...
in 923, which included
dome. In 979–980, the Buyid dynasty
'Adud al-Dawla, expanded
- The Sannō Shrine
(山王神社, Sannō Jinja, literally Mountain
), located about
south-east of the atomic
in Nagasaki, is...
- The Shrine Auditorium
is a landmark
in Los Angeles, California. It is also the headquarters
of the Al Malaikah
Temple, a division
- The Shrine
of the Book (Hebrew: היכל הספר, Heikhal
HaSefer) is a wing of the Israel Museum
in the Givat
- Itsukushima Shrine
(厳島神社 (嚴島神社), Itsukushima-jinja) is a Shinto shrine
on the island
as Miyajima), best known
for its "floating"...