Shrine – meaning of the word and example

A place for worship that is holy because of a connection with a holy person or object. (Cambridge Dictionary)

A special place in which you remember and praise someone who has died, especially someone famous. (Cambridge Dictionary)

A place regarded as holy because of its associations with a divinity or a sacred person or relic, marked by a building or other construction. (Oxford Dictionaries)

shrine is a place of worship which is associated with a particular holy person or object. (Collins Dictionary)

One in which sacred relics (such as the bones of a saint) are deposited. (Merriam – Webster)

Example

Shrine – Wikipedia.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shrine

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