Meaning of Altar



English: Altar
Bangla: বেদি, পূজাবেদি, পীঠ, আয়তন
Hindi: वेदी, बलिवेदी
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा
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Bangla Academy Dictionary:


Definition: 1

an elevated place or structure, as a mound or platform, at which religious rites are performed or on which sacrifices are offered to gods, ancestors, etc.

Definition: 2

Ecclesiastical, communion table.

Definition: 3

(initial capital letter) Astronomy. the constellation Ara.

Definition: 4

(in a dry dock) a ledge for supporting the feet of shorings.

Definition: 5

lead to the altar, to marry: After a five-year courtship, he led her to the altar.