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Noun
/ˈtempəl/,
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temples, plural;
  1. A device in a loom for keeping the cloth stretched


  1. place of worship consisting of an edifice for the worship of a deity
  2. the flat area on either side of the forehead; "the veins in his temple throbbed"
  3. an edifice devoted to special or exalted purposes
  4. synagogue: (Judaism) the place of worship for a Jewish congregation
  5. A temple (from the Latin word templum) is a structure reserved for religious or spiritual activities, such as prayer and sacrifice, or analogous rites. A templum constituted a sacred precinct as defined by a priest, or augur. ...
  6. The Temple Amtrak station is a train station in Temple, Texas, United States served by Amtrak, the national railroad passenger system. The station was originally built as a Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway depot. ...
  7. Temple indicates the side of the head behind the eyes. The bone beneath is the temporal bone as well as part of the sphenoid bone.
  8. A Chinese temple can refer to any temple which is used for the practice of Chinese folk religion, a conglomeration of China's three main religions: Buddhism, Taoism, and Confucianism. Chinese Buddhist temples are different from these temples, most of which also act as a monastery.
  9. Temple is a Christian Rock band.
  10. Temple is a city in Bell County, Texas, United States. Located near the county seat of Belton, Temple lies in the region referred to as Central Texas. Located off Interstate 35, Temple is 65 miles north of Austin and 34 miles south of Waco. ...
  11. A building for worship; The Jewish temple of Jerusalem, first built by Solomon; , Sometimes used to describe a protestant church in French-speaking nations; Something regarded as holding religious presence; Something of importance; something attended to; a body
  12. (5. Temples) On both sides of your forehead, just beside and a little higher than your eyes, are two softer parts of your head called your “Temples”. If you use your hands to feel along the side of your head you will find it is a little flat or indented right in this area. ...
  13. (TEMPLES) Kottayam town is the gateway to pilgrim centres of Sabarimala, Mannanam, Kuruvilangad, Vaikom, Ettumanoor, Bharananganam,Erumeli, Manarcadu, Aruvithura and Athirampuzha. The famous Vaikom Siva Temple, associated with the legendary Parasurama, is just 40 Km. ...
  14. (Temples) Ancient term for Houses.
  15. (Temples) Buildings of worship, though different from a congregational building, which are considered to be the most sacred structures on Earth. Members must be in good standing with the Church and must possess a documented recommendation from their congregation leader. ...
  16. (Temples) and their associated ordinances are a vital part of the theology of the LDS church.
  17. (Temples) identical long and narrow arms that attach to the ends of the frame with hinges and extend over the ears to keep eyeglasses in place.
  18. (temples) Sacred buildings where Church members make covenants and receive ordinances, including sealings. In order to enter the temple, Church members must have a current temple recommend signed by their bishop and stake president. ...
  19. The temples of an eyewear frame connect and hold the frame’s front to the wearer’s head behind and below the ears.
  20. The "arm" of a pair of glasses, running from the ear to the lens area.
  21. A "house" in the form of a building or complex of buildings dedicated to a particular god or goddess. Within the temple was a shrine with an image of the god which priests tendered to every day. ...
  22. Although "the heavens are God's throne and the earth His footstool" (Isaiah 66:1), the Temple at Jerusalem symbolized God's presence. Prayers and sacrifices were offered there. There were two temples. The first, built by King Solomon (973-933 B.C.E.), was destroyed by Nebuchadnezzar in 586 B.C. ...
  23. Swami Muktananda has dedicated a temple of meditation to his Guru, Bhagawan Nityananda Temple in both Shree Muktananda Ashram and Gurudev Siddha Peeth.
  24. A sacred building, the "house of the Lord," in which Latter-day Saints perform sacred ordinances of the gospel such as marriages and vicarious baptisms.
  25. the holy shrine of the Israelites in Jerusalem.