altar ledge


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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“Altar ledge.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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