Roman Catholic Church. major order.
- Sacred site
noun 1. (Austral, informal) a place of great significance
noun, Hinduism. 1. a cord worn by Hindus of the three upper castes as a sign of being twice-born or initiated into the Vedas.
noun 1. Scripture.
noun 1. the offering of animal, plant, or human life or of some material possession to a deity, as in propitiation or homage. 2. the person, animal, or thing so offered. 3. the surrender or destruction of something prized or desirable for the sake of something considered as having a higher or more pressing claim. […]