shrine

Part of speech: verb

To enshrine.

Part of speech: noun

A receptacle for relics; a place of peculiar sanctity.

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Usage examples "shrine":

  1. But if you are in a position to despise a sum which would make me happy, offer up a foolish vanity on the shrine of friendship, take the thousand sequins, and lend them to me, and let my wife have the dress, for of course he will give it her." - "The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons", Jacques Casanova de Seingalt.
  2. For there will be for you a soldier's shrine. - "The Way of the Gods", John Luther Long.
  3. And Balder's shrine was gone; both destroyed by fire and sword. - "Northland Heroes", Florence Holbrook.