What does the word temple mean?

Usage examples for temple

  1. What's thy need, young man- that comest down to Temple wi' sword a- danglin'? – The Splendid Spur by Arthur T. Quiller Couch
  2. We haven't seen round the corner of the Great Temple yet. – It Happened in Egypt by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  3. Look up, therefore, and behold this World- Temple, which, to us, shall be a resting- place, and not a goal. – The Book of Khalid by Ameen Rihani