Stature vs Shrine - What's the difference?

stature | shrine |


As nouns the difference between stature and shrine

is that stature is a person or animal's natural height when standing upright while shrine is a holy or sacred place dedicated to a specific deity, ancestor, hero, martyr, saint, or similar figure of awe and respect, at which said figure is venerated or worshipped.

As a verb shrine is

to enshrine; to place reverently, as if in a shrine.

stature

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A person or animal's natural height when standing upright.
  • Respect coming from achievement or development.
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    shrine

    English

    (wikipedia shrine)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A holy or sacred place dedicated to a specific deity, ancestor, hero, martyr, saint, or similar figure of awe and respect, at which said figure is venerated or worshipped.
  • A case, box, or receptacle, especially one in which are deposited sacred relics, as the bones of a saint.
  • A place or object hallowed from its history or associations.
  • a shrine of art

    Verb

    (shrin)
  • To enshrine; to place reverently, as if in a shrine.
  • Shrined in his sanctuary. — Milton.