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Synonyms for temple
ˈtɛm pəltem·ple

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. templenoun

    place of worship consisting of an edifice for the worship of a deity

    Synonyms:
    tabernacle, synagogue

  2. templenoun

    the flat area on either side of the forehead

    "the veins in his temple throbbed"

    Synonyms:
    tabernacle, synagogue

  3. templenoun

    an edifice devoted to special or exalted purposes

    Synonyms:
    tabernacle, synagogue

  4. synagogue, temple, tabernaclenoun

    (Judaism) the place of worship for a Jewish congregation

    Synonyms:
    tabernacle, synagogue

Editors Contribution

  1. fane

    middle english from latin fanum

    Submitted by JP03 on October 26, 2014  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. templenoun

    Synonyms:
    FANE

  2. templenoun

    Synonyms:
    church, house of worship, house of god, meeting-house

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. templenoun

    Synonyms:
    fane, church, sanctuary, tabernacle, teocalli, pagoda, mosque, hieron, marai

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "temple":

    temples, miu, synagogue, hall, monastery, palace, shrine, templar

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#22620synagogue
#28982tabernacle
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How to use temple in a sentence?

  1. Prime Minister Narendra Modi:

    We have never asked anyone if they go to a temple or a mosque when it comes to implementing welfare schemes.

  2. Vikrant Parsai:

    The temple is nearby, God is far away.

  3. Maamoun Abdelkarim:

    We have been into the museum and to the Temple of Bel, the amphitheatre, and the colonnaded street.

  4. Glenn Godenho:

    Building on work at the site by a Hungarian mission, Kathleen has confirmed the presence of a Ptolemaic period Isis temple within the larger Osiris temple that dominates the site, add to this a hoard of coins with Cleopatras portrait on them, and other Greco-Roman period finds not [the] least, fragments of statuary and mummies and we can certainly say that Taposiris Magna was active during Cleopatras reign.

  5. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Doing of good is the best temple ever built!

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