altar ledge

noun

Definition of altar ledge

: a raised ledge at the back of an altar for candles, flowers, cross, or ornaments

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First Known Use of altar ledge

1845, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of altar ledge was in 1845

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“Altar ledge.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/altar%20ledge. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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