sacrarium

noun sa·crar·i·um \ sə-ˈkrer-ē-əm , sa- , sā- \

Definition of sacrarium

plural -ia play \sə-ˈkrer-ē-ə, sa-, sā-\
1 a : sanctuary 1b
b : sacristy
c : piscina
2 : an ancient Roman shrine or sanctuary in a temple or a home holding sacred objects

Origin and Etymology of sacrarium

Medieval Latin, from Latin, shrine, from sacr-, sacer sacred


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