holy city

noun

Definition of holy city

: a city that is the center of religious worship and traditions

First Known Use of holy city

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Holy city.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/holy%20city. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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