temple
1. [ noun ] (religion) place of worship consisting of an edifice for the worship of a deity
Related terms: place_of_worship Parthenon pagoda pantheon mormon_tabernacle temple_of_artemis joss_house
2. [ noun ] an edifice devoted to special or exalted purposes
Related terms: building ziggurat column entablature
3. [ noun ] the flat area on either side of the forehead
Examples:

"the veins in his temple throbbed"

Related terms: feature head
4. [ noun ] Woman's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 3848
5. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 1465
6. [ noun ] (Judaism) the place of worship for a Jewish congregation
Synonyms: synagogue tabernacle
Related terms: place_of_worship temple_of_jerusalem Judaism
Similar spelling:   templet
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  Tempel
  Templin
  Templar
  tenable