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shrine

Ὄττω τις ἔραται -> Whatever one loves best | Whom you desire most
Sappho

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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substantive

P. and V. νεώς, ὁ, ἱερόν, τό, ἄδυτον, τό, V. ἵδρυμα, τό (also Plato but rare P.), ἀνάκτορον, τό, σηκός, ὁ, Ar. and V. ναός, ὁ; see temple.

oracular shrine: P. and V. μαντεῖον, τό, or pl., V. χρηστήριον, τό, or pl.

verb transitive

See enshrine, consecrate.

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