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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: sacrilege(0.01004 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to sacrilege.
English → English (WordNet)
n : blasphemous behavior; the act of depriving something of its
sacred character; “desecration of the Holy Sabbath” [syn:
profanation, desecration, blasphemy]
English → English (gcide)
Sacrilege \Sac"ri*lege\, n. [F. sacril[`e]ge, L. sacrilegium,
from sacrilegus that steals, properly, gathers or picks up,
sacred things; sacer sacred + legere to gather, pick up. See
Sacred, and Legend.]
The sin or crime of violating or profaning sacred things; the
alienating to laymen, or to common purposes, what has been
appropriated or consecrated to religious persons or uses.
And the hid treasures in her sacred tomb
With sacrilege to dig. --Spenser.
Families raised upon the ruins of churches, and
enriched with the spoils of sacrilege. --South.