Synonyms of shrine in English:

shrine


See definition of shrine

noun

1‘the shrine of St James’

SYNONYMS

holy place, temple, church, chapel, tabernacle, altar, sanctuary, sanctum

stupa, tope

dargah, marabout

tirtha

chorten

sacrarium, nymphaeum

archaic fane

rare martyry, ciborium, feretory

2‘Davis has turned his home into a shrine to the jockey’

SYNONYMS

memorial, monument, cenotaph, cairn, place dedicated to …

3‘the abbey was built around the shrine of Saint Alban’

SYNONYMS

tomb, burial chamber, sepulchre, mausoleum, crypt, vault, catacomb, reliquary, charnel house

rare feretory